The Tennessee Equality Project Political Action Committee (TEP PAC) has announced its endorsements for candidates for at-large members of the Nashville Metro Council.
In making the endorsement, Jenny Ford, chair of TEP PAC, said "we believe that they will be strong advocates for equality in the Metro Council. If you live in Davidson County, we urge you to give them your vote and volunteer in their campaigns. We also encourage you to contact the candidates directly to make campaign contributions."
Candidates endorsed are:
- Megan Barry www.meganbarry.com
- Richard Exton www.extonatlarge.com
- Saletta Holloway http://www.salettaholloway.com
- Tim Garrett www.garrettatlarge.com
- Peter Westerholm www.PeterWesterholm.com
Ford said that TEP PAC wanted to also recognize the following candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to equality: Brady Banks, Ronnie Steine, John Summers, and Maurice "Moe" Walker.
Early voting starts on Friday, July 13 in Davidson County. Voters may select up to five candidates for an at-large Metro Council seat. Election day is August 2.