Endorsements – Equal Rights Washington
Elevating LGBTQ-related issues to the to the forefront.

Endorsements

Equal Rights Washington (c4) plays a role in elevating LGBTQ-related issues to the to the forefront during an election cycle. ERW’s non-partisan endorsement committee uses a specific set of carefully developed criteria in making our endorsements. We back candidates who have a track record of support for LGBTQ equality in a number of areas, and who advocate on behalf of the issues we support, such as trans justice, gender and racial equity, anti-bullying and LGBTQ youth empowerment.

Questions? Contact endorsements@equalrightswashington.org

2020 General Election Endorsements
(as of 09/23/2020)

Federal
Congressional District 1 – Suzan DelBene
Congressional District 2 – Rick Larson
Congressional District 6 – Derek Kilmer
Congressional District 7 – Pramila Jayapal
Congressional District 8 – Kim Schrier
Congressional District 9 – Adam Smith
Congressional District 10 – Beth Doglio

State
Governor – Jay Inslee
Lieutenant Governor – Marko Liias
Secretary of State – Gael Tarleton
State Treasurer – Mike Pellicciotti
Attorney General – Bob Ferguson
Commissioner of Public Lands – Hilary Franz

Legislative Districts
1st LD Senator – Derek Stanford
3rd LD Senator – Andy Billig
3rd LD Representative, Position 1 – Marcus Riccelli
5th LD Representative, Position 1 – Bill Ramos
10th LD Representative, Position 1 – Angie Homola
10th LD Representative, Position 2 – Dave Paul
13th LD Representative, Position 1 – Eduardo Castañeda-Diaz
17th LD Senator – Daniel Smith
17th LD Representative, Position 1 – Tanisha Harris
21st LD Representative, Position 1 – Strom Peterson
21st LD Representative, Position 2 – Lillian Ortiz-Self
22nd LD Representative, Position 2 – Jessica Bateman
26th LD Representative, Position 2 – Joy Stanford
27th LD Representative, Position 1 – Laurie Jinkins
28th LD Senator – T’wina Nobles
29th LD Representative, Position 1 – Melanie Morgan
35th LD Representative, Position 1 – Colton Myers
37th LD Representative, Position 2 – Kirsten Harris-Talley
40th LD Representative, Position 1 – Debra Lekanoff
43rd LD Representative, Position 1 – Nicole Macri
43rd LD Representative, Position 2 – Frank Chopp
44th LD Representative, Position 2 – April Berg
45th LD Representative, Position 1 – Roger Goodman

Local
Pierce County Council, District 4 – Ryan Mello
Snohomish County Council, District 4 – Jared Mead