Equality New York (EQNY) is an advocacy organization that unites and amplifies the social and political voices of the LGBTQI communities throughout New York State. We work to advance equality and justice for LGBTQI New Yorkers and their families. EQNY uses an intersectional lens to ensure equitable outcomes for our community.
Equality NY PAC is a political action committee dedicated to supporting candidates for public office in New York State who are committed to the civil rights and needs of the LGBTQI community.
Candidates from the following Assembly Districts may apply for an endorsement from EQNY:
|AD93 - Westchester||AD138 - Rochester|
|AD75 - Manhattan||AD35 - Queens|
|AD45 - Brooklyn||AD113 - Saratoga Springs|
|AD114 - Glens Falls||AD138 - Rochester|
Candidates from the following State Senate Districts may apply for an endorsement from EQNY:
|25- Brooklyn||38- Hudson Valley|
|45- North Country||46- Albany|
|56- Rochester||27- Manhattan|
|1- Long Island||7- Long Island|
Our 2020 questionnaire is for candidates seeking state-level office. Thanks for your interest in receiving an endorsement and support from Equality New York. As a statewide organization, we seek to endorse candidates who understand and support the full spectrum of LGBTQI needs in New York State. This questionnaire covers a broad range of topics, and we encourage you to comment on all answers, including yes/no questions. Candidates who receive an endorsement will get the following support:
Primary Election: formal endorsement AND one canvassing event in their district or phone bank staffed by EQNY members
General Election: fiscal contribution
Please submit your completed questionnaire to Amanda Babine at: [email protected] by Friday, March 27, 2020 at 5:00PM (EST) and we will be in touch after a decision has been made by mid-April.