Queer the Vote, Y’all!
Queer the Vote, Y’all!

Pledge to Vote!

Equality Texas is excited to continue our effort to engage and mobilize the LGBTQ community & allies in our political process.

Why vote? States, cities, counties, and towns across the country have big elections. Now more than ever, the LGBTQ community & allies must come together and elect public servants who will advance fair and equal treatment for all.

Party Primaries are Tuesday, March 6th

Equality Texas urges its members to support the following candidates in the March 6 primaries, all of whom have been endorsed by the Texas Equity PAC, the political action committee of Equality Texas:

  • Mark Phariss (Plano), Texas Senate District 8, Democratic Party primary
  • Beverly Powell (Burleson), Texas Senate District 10, Democratic Party primary
  • Nathan Johnson (Dallas), Texas Senate District 16, Democratic Party primary
  • Mary Gonzalez (Clint), Texas House District 75, Democratic Party primary
  • Julie Johnson (Addison), Texas House District 115, Democratic Party primary

Equality Texas urges its members to support the following federal candidates in the March 6 primaries:

  • Beto O’Rourke (El Paso), United States Senate, Democratic Party primary
  • Veronica Escobar (El Paso), United States Congress District 16, Democratic Party primary

Equality Texas urges its members to support the following General Election candidates, all of whom have been endorsed by the Texas Equity PAC, the political action committee of Equality Texas:

  • Steven Kirkland (Houston), Texas Supreme Court Place 2

Early Voting for the March 6 Primaries: February 20-March 2, 2018

Early voting takes place from Tuesday, February 20, 2018 – Friday, March 02, 2018. Check your county elections website for voting information and locations.

Primary Elections: March 6, 2018 

Find out why Texas is a blocker state, meaning its policies restrict your right to vote. Fight back by taking action now! Check out Rock the Vote. 

Queer the Vote, Y’all!