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Victory Fund

Read the latest news about Victory Fund, a major LGBT nonprofit organization helmed by Chuck Wolfe. Victory Fund works to train and elect LGBT politicians across the United States, and it has succeeded in establishing at least one representative in every state. Learn more about its work to elect Houston's lesbian mayor Annise Parker, the first out U.S. senator, Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin, and the election of LGBT members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Victory Fund not only provides funds for political campaigns, it advises candidates on how to win.

There has never been an out LGBTQ+ senator from California.

November 11 2020 6:08 PM

LGBTQ+ representation in elective office is on the rise, but thousands more out candidates must be elected to assure equal representation.

July 22 2020 12:40 PM

Grenell, the former U.S. ambassador to Germany, thinks LGBTQ+ organizations should embrace the transphobic, homophobic GOP.

July 20 2020 5:46 PM

On the eve of National Out to Win Day, Victory Fund CEO Annise Parker urges all LGBTQ people to consider running for office. 

April 01 2020 1:39 PM

N.J. Akbar, newly elected to Akron, Ohio's school board, reflects on childhood struggles with learning and the diversity he brings to his work.

November 25 2019 5:30 AM

Former diplomat Dan Baer, who just landed an endorsement from the Victory Fund, hopes to unseat Colorado's Cory Gardner.

July 08 2019 4:01 PM