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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    Erik Bottcher

    New York City Council
    New York City, New York
    Erik's victory will preserve LGBTQ leadership in NYC
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    Craig Brendli

    Dutchess County Legislature
    Poughkeepsie, New York
    Craig will continue to bring important representation to the Dutchess County Legislature!
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    Tiffany Cabán

    New York City Council
    New York City, New York
    Tiffany will be one of the youngest council members in New York City!
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    Carolyn Hoffman

    Monroe County Legislature
    New York
    Carolyn will be the first LGBT Monroe County Legislator!
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    Spotlight Candidate

    Crystal Hudson

    New York City Council
    New York City, New York
    Crystal will be the first out queer Black woman elected to the New York City Council!
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    Game Changer

    Mondaire Jones

    U.S. House of Representatives
    New York
    Mondaire will continue serving as one of the first two Black gay men elected to Congress!
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    Stanley Martin

    City Council
    Rochester, New York
    Stanley will be the first queer, nonbinary member of the Rochester City Council!
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    Chi Ossé

    New York City Council
    New York City, New York
    Chi will be the youngest person ever elected to the New York City Council!
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    Alyssa Porter

    Jamestown City Council
    Jamestown, New York
    Alyssa will be the first out LGBTQ woman elected to serve Jamestown!
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    Kristin Richardson Jordan

    New York City Council
    New York
    Kristin will be the first out Black lesbian to represent Central Harlem on the New York City Council!
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    Sarah Salem

    Poughkeepsie Common Council
    Poughkeepsie, New York
    Sarah will continue to make history as the first out nonbinary elected leader in New York State!
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    Minita Sanghvi

    Commissioner of Finance (City Council) in Saratoga Springs
    New York
    Minita will be the first opnely gay person to serve on the Saratoga Springs City Council!
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    Lynn Schulman

    New York City Council
    New York, New York
    Lynn's victory will help preserve LGBTQ leadership in NYC
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    Kim Smith

    Rochester City Council
    Rochester, New York
    Kim will be the first out queer Black woman to serve on the Rochester City Council!
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    Gaitley Stevenson-Mathews

    Glen Cove City Council
    Glen Cove, New York
    Gaitley will continue to bring important representation to the Glen Cove City Council!
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    Game Changer

    Ritchie Torres

    U.S. House of Representatives
    New York
    Ritchie will be the first out LGBTQ Afro-Latinx person reelected to the U.S. Congress!