Four openly gay candidates are running in the Aug. 5 Michigan primary. From left, Rudy Serra, Jon Hoadley and Jeremy Moss are running for State Representative seats. Garnet Lewis is running for State Senate. File photo

BTL Aug. 5 Primary Endorsements


BTL Strongly Endorses the following openly gay candidates in Aug. 5 primary:

Garnet Lewis is running in the 32nd District which includes Saginaw, Zilwaukee, Tidabawassee Township, Frankenmuth and Swartz Creek. Check out the campaign website http://www.garnetlewis.com

Jon Hoadley is running for State Representative in the 60th District which includes Kalamazoo and Kalamazoo Township. Check out the campaign website http://www.jonhoadley.com

Jeremy Moss is running for State Representative in the 35th District which includes Southfield and Lathrup Village. Check out the campaign website http://www.jeremyforsouthfield.com

Rudy Serra is running for State Representative for the 27th District which is made up of several South Oakland County communities including Hazel Park, Ferndale, and Berkley. Check out the campaign website http://rudyserra.ngpvanhost.com

Statewide Endorsements

The following statewide candidates are strongly endorsed by BTL and will appear on the Nov. 4 ballot:

Mark Schauer for Michigan Governor

http://markschauer.com

Mark Totten for Michigan Attorney General

http://www.marktotten.com

Gary Peters for U.S. Senate

http://www.petersformichigan.com

Note that BTL endorsements for other statewide races will happen after the state poltical conventions held the weekend of Aug. 23 - 24.

Important Dates & Resources

Tuesday, Aug. 5 - Primary Election

Monday, Oct. 6 - Last day to register for Nov. 4 General Election

Tuesday, Nov. 4 - General Election

Check here for your current status as a registered voter in Michigan https://webapps.sos.state.mi.us/mivote

BTL VOTER GUIDE 2014

BTL LGBT & Progressive Voter Guide

will be compiled and distributed online at http://www.mivoterguide.com

Visit Pride Source Votes 2014 online as the election season moves forward for news and developments on candidates that will move the state forward toward full equality for LGBT citizens.

Register to receive your digital voter guide online at http://www.pridesource.com


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