Members of Congress Pose for NOH8 Campaign
February 23, 2012 by Carolyn Simon, Deputy Director of Digital Media
Ten members of Congress - all Democrats - are the most recent high-profile individuals who have posed for photos as part of the NOH8 campaign.
"Our nation was founded upon the principle of equality. It is imperative that we work for equal rights for all in order to make that principle a reality,” said Ohio Rep. Dennis Kucinich, a longtime ally of the LGBT community. Love isn't gay or straight, tall or short, black or white, it is for everyone.”
Other participants include Massachusetts Reps. William Keating and Niki Tsongas; California Reps. Judy Chu, Barbara Lee, Lynn Woolsey and Jackie Speier; Oregon Rep. Earl Blumenauer, District of Columbia Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton; and Colorado Rep. Jared Polis.
Do you know where your senators and representative stand on issues of LGBT equality? Find all the info you need about their voting records on our issues and co-sponsorships of LGBT-related bills at HRC’s Your Elected Officials site.
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