Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) announced the addition of 9 staff in Texas, bringing our total number of staff mobilizing voters in Texas to 11 with just 54 days until the November 3rd election.
HRC is adding staff in key states across the country dedicated to mobilizing and turning out 1.7 million “Equality Voters” that will make the difference in elections for President, Senate, Congressional races and state legislative races across the state. HRC’s grassroots army builds upon the more than 600 endorsements made this cycle, a record for the organization.
HRC is also announcing the endorsement of an additional 19 state legislative candidates, bringing our organizing strength to bear in these key races in an effort to elect a pro-equality majority in Texas. Texas still has a patchwork of local protections for LGBTQ people without statewide anti-discrimination laws on the books. Today’s endorsements mark the next step of our efforts to elect as many pro-equality allies as possible to the state legislature so all Texans, regardless of who they are or whom they love, are treated equally under the law.
“We’re excited to announce our support of an impressive slate of pro-equality candidates in Texas. Together, they can help deliver […]
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