Out for Change

Charles Spain Shatters Another ‘Rainbow Ceiling’

Houston Democrat will be Texas’ first openly LGBTQ appeals-court judge.

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Blue Wave Transforms Harris Courts  

Voters oust dozens of anti-LGBTQ Republicans, elect five new out judges.

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LGBTQ Candidates Make History in Houston, Across Texas

Houston produces state's first out appeals court judge, first openly HIV-positive elected official.

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Lupe Valdez Discusses Her Bid to Become the Nation’s 1st Out Lesbian Governor

Former sheriff Lupe Valdez on her bid to become the first out lesbian to lead a U.S. state.

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Corpus Christi’s Eric Holguin Vies to Become 1st Out Latino Congressman

Democrat takes on anti-LGBTQ Republican in race for seat vacated by Blake Farenthold.

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Gay Candidate Faces GOP Opponent Tied to Anti-LGBTQ Hate Groups

Jim Kovach takes on Erin Swanson in Harris County judicial race.

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Judicial Candidate Beau Miller is the Political Opposite of His Tea-Party Father

Houston attorney would be among state's first openly HIV-positive elected officials. 

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Aiming for the History Books

Elizabeth Markowitz would be first openly LGBTQ person elected to State Board of Education.

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Gay Candidate Known for Wearing High Heels Wins Mayor’s Race in Texas

Bruno 'Ralphy' Lozano becomes Del Rio's first LGBTQ elected official. 

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COVER STORY: Breaking Down Borders

Gina Ortiz Jones would be first openly LGBTQ Texan elected to Congress. 

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