The Latest

News and Press

Equality PAC Celebrates Senate Passage of Respect for Marriage Act

Equality PAC Celebrates Senate Passage of Respect for Marriage Act

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement celebrating Senate passage of the Respect for Marriage Act. The Senate passed the legislation 61-36 on a bipartisan vote. “We …

Read More

Equality PAC Slams Republican Response to LGBTQ Nightclub Shooting

Equality PAC Slams Republican Response to LGBTQ Nightclub Shooting

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) slammed the Republican Party’s response to the mass shooting that occurred at Club Q, an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The shooting left …

Read More

Equality PAC Statement on the Deadly Shooting at LGBTQ Club in Colorado Springs

Equality PAC Statement on the Deadly Shooting at LGBTQ Club in Colorado Springs

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement on the shooting that occurred at Club Q, an LGBTQ club in Colorado Springs, Colorado. As it stands, five individuals were killed …

Read More

Equality PAC Statement on Senate Vote to Advance Respect for Marriage Act

Equality PAC Statement on Senate Vote to Advance Respect for Marriage Act

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement on the Senate’s vote to advance the Respect for Marriage Act. The Senate voted 62 to 37 to advance the bill to …

Read More

Equality PAC Statement on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Decision to Step Down from Leadership 

Equality PAC Statement on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Decision to Step Down from Leadership 

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to step down from House Democratic Leadership.  “From the moment Speaker Nancy Pelosi began her …

Read More

Equality PAC Statement on Donald Trump’s Decision to Run for President in 2024

Equality PAC Statement on Donald Trump’s Decision to Run for President in 2024

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement on Donald Trump’s decision to run for president in 2024. During his first term, Trump was impeached twice, including for fomenting an …

Read More

Equality PAC Announces Record Number of Endorsed LGBTQ Members of Congress Elected to the 118th Congress

Equality PAC Announces Record Number of Endorsed LGBTQ Members of Congress Elected to the 118th Congress

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement regarding the results of last Tuesday’s midterm elections. Voters elected a record number of 10 Equality PAC endorsed candidates, marking …

Read More

Equality PAC Celebrates Congressman-Elect Eric Sorensen’s Win in Illinois’ 17th Congressional District

Equality PAC Celebrates Congressman-Elect Eric Sorensen’s Win in Illinois’ 17th Congressional District

Washington, DC – Today, Equality PAC Co-Chairs Chairman Mark Takano (D-CA) and Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) released the following statement celebrating Congressman-Elect Eric Sorensen’s win in Illinois’ 17th Congressional District election. Sorensen will succeed Congresswoman Cheri Bustos who announced her …

Read More