Press Releases

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Aug

August 14, 2018 Morrisville, VT—Christine Hallquist has won the Democratic primary to run for governor of Vermont, making her the first transgender nominee for governor from a major party in U.S. history. Hallquist—who is among the 2018 endorsements from the National Center for Transgender Equality Action Fund—served as CEO of Vermont Electric Cooperative, where she READ MORE

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Aug

August 1, 2018, Washington, DC – The National Center for Transgender Equality Action Fund has endorsed its first two transgender candidates for public office in the 2018 election. Christine Hallquist for Governor of Vermont Christine Hallquist has called Vermont home for over forty years. For much of that time, she served as CEO of Vermont Electric Cooperative, READ MORE

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Nov

November 8, 2017, Washington, DC – Transgender candidates in five political races across the nation made history yesterday for their respective wins, and for the historic representation of transgender candidates seeking elected office. “For too long, transgender people were not involved in policy decisions, including making laws that impact us,” said NCTE Action Fund Executive Director Mara READ MORE

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Nov

October 4, 2017, Washington, DC – The National Center for Transgender Equality Action Fund announced its endorsement of three transgender candidates in significant races for the 2017 electoral season, at its inaugural event in Washington, DC. “We’re pleased to announce our endorsement of Andrea, Phillipe and Danica,” said NCTE Action Fund Executive Director Mara Keisling. “Their READ MORE

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Nov

October 3, 2017, Washington, DC – For 14 years, NCTE has worked to influence policy and society at the local state and federal level, and is known as the national leader on these issues with policymakers and the media. But due to the troubling times faced by trans people nationwide, NCTE has formed the National Center READ MORE