Silver Spring, Md. (April 16, 2018) -- Today, Friends of Ashwani Jain announced that the LGBTQ Democrats of Montgomery County have endorsed Ashwani Jain for Montgomery County Council, At-Large. The LGBTQ Democrats of Montgomery County is an organization committed to advancing the interests of LGBTQ people who live, work and study in Montgomery County.
“I am deeply honored to receive this endorsement from the LGBTQ Democrats of Montgomery County,” said Ashwani Jain. “My campaign for Montgomery County Council, At-Large is stronger because it is inclusive of all people in Montgomery County. I will bring my dedication to engaging and empowering all residents of Montgomery County, including the LGBTQ community, to the Montgomery County Council.”
In addition to this new endorsement, Jain has also been endorsed by SEIU Local 500; former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro; Castro’s political action committee Opportunity First; Run for Something; recently retired 40-year MCPS teacher John Keller of Bethesda; immediate past president of the Woman’s Democratic Club of Montgomery County Linda Kolko of Takoma Park; Democratic Activist Lisa Fuller of North Potomac; along with others for the Montgomery County Council, At-Large seat.