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Equality PAC Announces Endorsement of Local Meteorologist Eric Sorensen for Illinois’ 17th Congressional District

Equality PAC Announces Endorsement of Local Meteorologist Eric Sorensen for Illinois’ 17th Congressional District

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) announced the endorsement of local meteorologist Eric Sorensen for Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. Sorensen is running to succeed Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, who is retiring at the …

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Equality PAC Condemns Impending SCOTUS Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

Equality PAC Condemns Impending SCOTUS Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement following reports that the Supreme Court of the United States will be releasing a decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. …

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Equality PAC Marks International Transgender Day of Visibility

Equality PAC Marks International Transgender Day of Visibility

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement marking this year’s International Transgender Day of Visibility. “Trans visibility must always be celebrated, but this year, as states and …

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Equality PAC Announces Endorsement of Local Jobs Creator and Longtime LGBTQ Community Champion Robert Zimmerman for New York’s 3rd  Congressional District

Equality PAC Announces Endorsement of Local Jobs Creator and Longtime LGBTQ Community Champion Robert Zimmerman for New York’s 3rd  Congressional District

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) and Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) announced the endorsement of local businessman and political and community advocate Robert Zimmerman for New York’s 3rd Congressional District. Zimmerman is running to succeed Rep. …

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Equality PAC Slams Florida Legislature’s Passage of “Don’t Say Gay” Bill

Equality PAC Slams Florida Legislature’s Passage of “Don’t Say Gay” Bill

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) slammed the Florida Legislature’s passage of their “Don’t Say Gay” bill, which prevents teachers from discussing gender identity or sexual orientation in Florida classrooms. …

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Equality PAC’s Response to President Biden’s First State of the Union Address

Equality PAC’s Response to President Biden’s First State of the Union Address

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement responding to President Biden’s first State of the Union Address, where he called for the passage of the Equality Act …

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Equality PAC Denounces Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” Bill

Equality PAC Denounces Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” Bill

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) denounced Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill, which prevents teachers from discussing gender identity or sexual orientation in Florida classrooms.  “LGBTQ youth in Florida have …

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Equality PAC Applauds House Passage of Global Respect Act

Equality PAC Applauds House Passage of Global Respect Act

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released a statement following House passage of H.R. 3485, the Global Respect Act. This bipartisan legislation requires the President to prevent individuals who violate …

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