Bay Windows endorses Congressman Ed Markey for US Senate. The election for this office is next Tuesday, June 25. It is a special election to fill the seat held by former Senator John Kerry, who is now Secretary of State.
Congressman Markey has been advocating for the LGBT community for over 30 years. In 1996 he was one of the few members of Congress who voted against the Defense of Marriage Act. He is has co-sponsored many bills, including anti-bullying measures to transgender-inclusive employment protections to support for bi-national same-sex couples.