This election is crucial for LGBT people all across our state.
Governor Pat Quinn is a strong advocate for the advancement of LGBT rights in Illinois. He has proven his opposition to discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, and has appointed several openly gay cabinet members.
He also has made state services that are important to the LGBT community, such as treatment, care and education for HIV/AIDS and breast and cervical cancer, a top priority of his Administration.
Read more about Governor Quinn's position on the issues impacting the LGBT community here.