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 banning conversion therapy for minors.

Questions? Contact endorsements@equalrightswashington.org

 

2018 Campaign Endorsements
(as of 08/06/18)

Federal
Congressional District 6 – Derek Kilmer
Congressional District 7 – Pramila Jayapal

Legislative Districts
1st LD Representative, Position 1 – Derek Stanford

14th LD Representative, Position 1 – Sasha Bentley

15th LD Representative, Position 2 – A.J. Cooper

17th LD Representative, Position 1 – Tanisha Harris

18th LD Representative, Position 2 – Kathy Gillespie

21st LD Senator – Marko Liias
21st LD Representative, Position 1 – Strom Peterson

28th LD Representative, Position 1 – Mari Leavitt
28th LD Representative, Position 2 – Christine Kilduff

29th LD Representative, Position 1 – Melanie Morgan

30th LD Senator – Claire Wilson

31st LD Representative, Position 1 – Victoria Mena

35th LD Senator – Irene Bowling

37th LD Senator – Rebecca Saldaña

42nd LD Senator – Pinky Vargas, Tim Ballew II (Dual)

43rd LD Representative, Position 1 – Nicole Macri

45th LD Senator – Manka Dhingra

48th LD Senator – Patty Kuderer
48th LD Representative, Position 1 – Vandana Slatter
48th LD Representative, Position 2 – Amy Walen

Local
Whatcom County, Prosecuting Attorney – James Erb