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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    Elias Diaz

    City Council
    Eagle Pass, Texas
    Elias will be the first LGBTQ elected official in Eagle Pass
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    Madeline Eden

    Texas House of Representatives
    Texas
    Madeline will be the first openly transgender member of the Texas Legislature. 
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    Jimmy Flannigan

    Austin City Council
    Austin, Texas
    Jimmy is the first openly gay man to serve on the Austin City Council
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    Jessica Gonzalez

    Texas House of Representatives
    Dallas, Texas
    Jessica will continue to defend the LGBTQ community in the Texas State House
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    Mary Gonzalez

    Texas House of Representatives
    Texas
    Mary is the first openly pansexual elected official in the U.S.
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    Eric Holguin

    Texas House of Representatives
    Texas
    Eric will be the first openly gay man of color elected to the Texas state legislature
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    Celia Israel

    Texas House of Representatives
    Texas
    Celia has been a leading voice for LGBTQ equality in the Texas State House
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    Ann Johnson

    Texas House of Representatives
    Texas
    Ann is running in a critical 2020 Texas state house race
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    Julie Johnson

    Texas House of Representatives
    Carrollton, Texas
    Julie will continue to be a powerful voice for LGBTQ people in Texas
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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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    Wesley Lawrence

    El Paso City Council
    El Paso, Texas
    Wesley will be the first openly LGBTQ representative of District 4
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    Eliz Markowitz

    Texas House of Representatives
    Texas
    Eliz is running in one of the most important state legislative elections of 2020!
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    Kim Ogg

    Harris County District Attorney
    Texas
    Kim is the only openly LGBTQ district attorney in Texas
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    Michelle Palmer

    Texas State Board of Education
    Texas
    Michelle will be the first openly LGBTQ member to the Texas State Board of Education