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.

Progressive transgender politicians are seeking office all over the nation, from New York to Virginia to Minnesota to California.

June 05 2017 12:59 PM

Led by the Victory Institute's Aisha Moodie-Mills (pictured), politicians and officials like Senator Tammy Baldwin and Army Secretary Eric Fanning strategize ahead of January 20.

December 12 2016 9:40 PM

The new head of the nonprofit that works to elect LGBT candidates talks about her priorities for 2016 and why she doesn't give a fig about Paul Ryan.

November 03 2015 4:00 AM

Wolfe, whose group has helped elect numerous LGBT candidates to office during his tenure, will leave at the end of the year.

September 11 2014 3:06 PM

Maine gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud’s well-timed coming out ahead of a mysterious whisper campaign instantly made him a national figure.

January 02 2014 5:00 AM

In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Senate has confirmed James “Wally” Brewster as the ambassador to the Dominican Republic, despite recent protests from antigay groups in the Caribbean nation.

November 15 2013 3:27 PM

We, as LGBT voters and givers of campaign dollars, have to be especially discerning.

November 01 2013 4:00 AM
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