2018 Congressional Primary Endorsements

The Equality New York PAC is proud to endorse the following candidates for Federal office in the June 26th, 2018 Primary. These candidates have demonstrated their support for the LGBTQI communities of our state, including the issues reflected in our legislative platform. We believe that our country is best served …

Kathleen Rice for Congressional District 4

Has a 100% rating from HRC; co-sponsors the Equality Act, Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act, International Human Rights Defense Act, Respect for Marriage Act, Safe Schools Improvement Act, Student Non-Discrimination Act, Global Respect Act, Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act

Yvette Clarke for Congressional District 9

Has a 96% rating from HRC; co-sponsors the Equality Act, Respect for Marriage Act, Safe Schools Improvement Act, Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act, FAMILY Act, Student Non-Discrimination Act, Freedom from Discrimination in Credit Act; endorsed by Stonewall Democrats of NYC and Lambda Independent Democrats of Brooklyn

Kim Myers for Congressional District 22

Kim Myers is the Democratic candidate running in the open race for central New YorkŐs Congressional District 22. She is running against Republican Claudia Tenney, who, as an Assembly Member, consistently voted against GENDA, the Conversion Therapy bill, the Safe Act, the Dream Act, and the Marriage Equality Act. Kim …

Sean Patrick Maloney for Congressional District 18

Only openly-LGBT member of NY’s Congressional delegation; has a 100% rating from HRC; co-sponsors the Equality Act, Every Child Deserves a Family Act, FAMILY Act, Global Respect Act, International Human Rights Defense Act, Respect for Marriage Act, Safe Schools Improvement Act, Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act, Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment …

Richard Reichard for Congressional District 11

Richard Reichard is the Democratic challenger to Republican Congress Member Daniel Donovan who co-sponsors nearly none of the bills important to the LGBTQI community. Richard Reichard has been endorsed by Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club of NYC, Stonewall Democrats of NYC, and Lambda Independent Democrats of Brooklyn for his support …