Our Candidates

We work to build long-term LGBTQ political power by helping elect LGBTQ leaders at every level of government.

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    Selena Alvarenga

    District Court Judge
    Texas
    Selena will be the first openly LGBTQ Judge in Travis County
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    Paty Baca

    District Court Judge
    Texas
    Paty will bring LGBTQ representation to the bench in West Texas
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    Brett Blomme

    Milwaukee County Circuit Court
    Wisconsin
    Brett will be the second openly gay man elected to a Wisconsin judiciary seat
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    Tara Clark Newberry

    District Court Judge Department 21
    Nevada
    Tara will be the first openly LGBTQ district court judge in Clark County history
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    Jim Davis

    District Court Judge, Family Division, Department X
    Nevada
    Will be the first openly gay District Court Judge in the state of Nevada!
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    Michael Forti

    Circuit Court Cook County
    Chicago, Illinois
    Michael will continue to be a critical LGBTQ voice on the Cook County bench
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    Kelli Johnson

    Harris County Criminal District Court
    Texas
    Kelli will continue to provide LGBTQ representation on Texas criminal court bench
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    Levander Smith Jr.

    Circuit Court Judge of Cook County
    Illinois
    Levander will continue to be a voice for equality in Illinois
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    Jeff Mackey

    Court of Common Pleas, Probate Division, Franklin County
    Ohio
    Jeff will be the first LGBTQ judge elected in Franklin County
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    Mary Catherine Marubio

    Circuit Court of Cook County
    Chicago, Illinois
    Mary Cay will be a critical LGBTQ presence on the Cook County judiciary
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    Jill Rose Quinn

    Circuit Court of Cook County
    Chicago, Illinois
    Jill will be the first openly trans elected official in Illinois history!
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    Lisa Schultz

    New Mexico Third Judicial District Court
    Las Cruces, New Mexico
    Lisa will continue to be a voice for equality on the bench.
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    Jennifer Smith

    20th Judicial District of Tennessee
    Nashville, Tennessee
    Jennifer is one of the only openly LGBTQ judges in the state of Tennessee
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    G. Helen Whitener

    Supreme Court Justice Position 6
    Washington
    Justice Whitener is the first Black, openly LGBTQ, judge in the state of Washington