Brian Higgins for Congressional District 26

Equality New YorkCandidates, Endorsed for US Congress

Has a 100% rating from HRC; co-sponsors the Equality Act, Every Child Deserves a Family Act, Respect for Marriage Act, Student Non-Discrimination Act, Safe Schools Improvement Act, Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act, FAMILY Act, Global Respect Act, Juror Non-Discrimination Act; has received the endorsement of Stonewall Democrats of Western NY; has been supportive of LGBTQI issues and accessible to the LGBTQI … Read More

Greg Meeks for Congressional District 5

Equality New YorkCandidates, Endorsed for US Congress

Has a 100% rating from HRC; co-sponsors the Equality Act, Every Child Deserves a Family Act, Respect for Marriage Act, Student Non-Discrimination Act, Safe Schools Improvement Act, Therapeutic Fraud Protection Act, Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act, FAMILY (Family and Medical Insurance Leave) Act, and Global Respect Act; has been a strong ally of the LGBTQI community for nearly two … Read More

Hakeem Jeffries for Congressional District 8

Equality New YorkCandidates, Endorsed for US Congress

Has a 100% rating from HRC; co-sponsors the Equality Act, FAMILY (Family and Medical Insurance Leave) Act, Respect for Marriage Act, Student Non-Discrimination Act, Safe Schools Improvement Act, Global Respect Act, Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act, Freedom from Discrimination in Credit Act; endorsed by Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club of NYC and Stonewall Democrats of NYC

Nydia Velazquez for Congressional District 7

Equality New YorkCandidates, Endorsed for US Congress

Has a 100% rating from HRC; co-sponsors the Equality Act, FAMILY (Family and Medical Insurance Leave) Act, Respect for Marriage Act, Sutdent Non-Discrimination Act, Safe Schools Improvement Act, International Human Rights Defense Act, Customer Non-Discrimination Act, Global Respect Act; endorsed by Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club, Stonewall Democrats of NYC, and Lambda Independent Democrats of Brooklyn

Adriano Espaillat for Congressional District 13

Equality New YorkCandidates, Endorsed for US Congress

Adriano Espaillat won the Democratic Primary in this race to fill retiring Congressman Charlie Rangel’s seat. In this heavily Democratic district, Espaillat is expected to win the seat in November handily. As a State Senator, Espaillat has been very good on LGBTQI issues. He is a co-sponsor of GENDA and the Conversion Therapy bill, and he has expressed his support … Read More