Today, the Human Rights Campaign announced the endorsement of champions of equality running for the Colorado State Legislature.
Decades of advocacy and hard work by One Colorado, LGBTQ rights advocates and elected leaders have made Colorado a national leader on LGBTQ equality.
Today’s endorsement of 12 candidates for the Colorado State Legislature mark the next step of our efforts to support continued progress and elect as many pro-equality allies as possible to ensure all LGBTQ Coloradans have full legal equality.
“With LGBTQ protections under threat by the Trump administration and in state houses across the country, now is not the time to let up,” said HRC Deputy Campaigns Director Hope Jackson.
“We need to ensure the Colorado General Assembly remains a friend to the LGBTQ community and a national leader in advancing equality.
Between now and November, we are laser focused on mobilizing the 200,000 LGBTQ Coloradans and 1.4 million Equality Voters throughout the state to ensure these and other pro-equality candidates up and down the ballot are elected.”
HRC Endorsed Candidates include:
- Karl Hanlon (SD-08)
- Rachel Zenzinger (SD-19)
- Jeff Bridges (SD-26)
- Chris Kolker (SD-27)
- Lisa Cutter (HD-25)
- Brianna Titone (HD-27)
- Lindsey Daugherty (HD-29)
- Dafna Michaelson Jenet (HD-30)
- Tom Sullivan (HD-37) […]
read more here —> www.hrc.org