EQCA endorses viable candidates running for local office, statewide offices, the state legislature and Congress who have a proven track record of supporting equal rights and legal protections for LGBT Californians and who are committed to advancing these goals in their capacity as elected officials.
Equality California conducts field research to determine candidates’ records on LGBT equality and social justice and will extend invitations to participate in the endorsement process based on past record, viability, and EQCA priority considerations.
Endorsement by Equality California requires completion of a candidate questionnaire and candidate interviews. Candidates who are interested in our endorsement should contact Tony Hoang at email@example.com as early as possible to inform us of your candidacy.
NOTE: A candidate who is not 100 percent in support of full LGBT equality is not eligible for endorsement.
Equality California PAC typically endorses only qualified and viable openly-LGBTQ candidates in local races, with the goal of supporting the careers of exceptional leaders in our community to build a bench of strong candidates for higher office.
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