HAHN SCORES ENDORSEMENT FROM NATIONAL STONEWALL DEMOCRATS
Nationwide LGBT Group Gives Hahn Formidable Endorsement
SAN PEDRO, CA— With just five weeks left before the November 6th General Election, Congresswoman Hahn has continued to pick up steam, and today she garnered a valuable endorsement from the National Stonewall Democrats.
“We are proud to add our name to the growing list of supporters joining Congresswoman Janice Hahn’s re-election campaign for California’s new 44th district,” said Jerame Davis, Executive Director of the National Stonewall Democrats. “Janice Hahn has always been a firm believer in equality for all Americans. Moreover, she has a strong record of being on the frontlines and fighting with our community on the issues we care deeply about. She has our full support.”
“This endorsement demonstrates my steadfast commitment to advancing the issue of equality for all Americans,” said Congresswoman Hahn. “I believe that marriage equality is one of the major civil rights issues of the 21st century, and in Congress, I will not rest until all Americans enjoy equality on all issues.”
The National Stonewall Democrats is a grassroots network connecting LGBT Democratic activists across the United States. With more than 90 chapters across the country, Stonewall is a grassroots force for social change within the LGBT movement and within the Democratic Party. Their members do the hard work of calling voters, putting together campaign mailings, and going door-to-door for their candidates. Stonewall is America’s only grassroots Democratic LGBT organization.
To view Congresswoman Hahn’s full list of endorsements, click here: http://janicehahn.com/about/endorsements-2/
To view the June 5, 2012 Primary Election results, click here: http://rrccmain.co.la.ca.us/0602_FederalContest_Frame.htm
Congresswoman Hahn is the incumbent member of Congress in the new 44th Congressional District. She has been a resident of San Pedro for two decades, and raised her three children in the community. The Congresswoman has represented the Harbor-Area and Watts communities for more than a dozen years, as a member of the Los Angeles City Council and an elected member of the Los Angeles Charter Commission. *
California’s new 44th Congressional District includes the communities of Watts, San Pedro, Wilmington, Carson, South Gate, Compton, Lynwood, parts of Long Beach, and Walnut Park. *