Gertrude Stein Club offers residents a chance to engage with D.C.’s elected officials

Metro Weekly

(Metro Weekly) “Because of the nature of how D.C. is these days, as far as LGBTQ rights and our voice in the political process, we have a pretty good situation here in the District,” says Earl Fowlkes, Jr., president of the Gertrude Stein Democratic Club. “But even though LGBTQ issues aren’t as big as they once were, now that we have marriage equality and nondiscrimination protections in the Human Rights Act, that doesn’t mean that people aren’t interested in other topics, like education, if they have kids in the public schools, or crime, or affordable housing, or transportation.” Click here for the rest of the article.