Patrick Starnes Wins OAAQP EndorsementBrownsville, Ore. 3/22/22– The Oregon Association for the Advancement of Queer People (OAAQP) is endorsing Patrick Starnes as the Democratic Party nominee for governor of Oregon. Starnes strongly supports OAAQP’s mission to advocate for rights of the LGBTQ+ community by assuring that the state legislature passes bills that further equity and prevent harm to the queer community. This important endorsement illustrates Starnes’ standing as the leading Progressive Democratic outsider candidate.
“We believe that Patrick Starnes is the MOST LGBTQ+ friendly candidate in this gubernatorial race. We are especially excited to see an Anti-Bullying Task Force being implemented when Patrick Starnes is elected” – Devon Lawson, Chair of OAAQP