In addition to educating political candidates and office-holders on trans issues—including education and healthcare—and how they impact trans people, the Action Fund identifies and endorses selected candidates in races of national significance to transgender people.
Alexandra Chandler, candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, MA-3
Phillipe Cunningham, Minneapolis City Councilmember, Ward 4 (elected November 2017)
Kim Coco Iwamoto, candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Hawai’i
Andrea Jenkins, Minneapolis City Councilmember, Ward 8 (elected November 2017)
Danica Roem, Virginia State Delegate, District 13 (elected November 2017)
Melissa Sklarz, candidate for New York State Assembly, District 30