Task Forces

Transgender Equality Task Force

The Transgender Equality Task Force (TETF) is committed to pushing for legislative and administrative action to ensure that transgender people are treated equally and with dignity and respect. This task force was first launched during the 114th Congress and was the first such task force created by the Caucus.

Members in 116th Congress:
Chair: Joseph P. Kennedy, III (MA-04)
Alan Lowenthal (CA-47)
Mike Quigley (IL-05)
Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12)
Raúl M. Grijalva (AZ-03)
Debra A. Haaland (NM-01)
Pramila Jayapal (WA-07)
Ro Khanna (CA-17)
A. Donald McEachin (VA-04)
Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC-00)
Mary Gay Scanlon (PA-05)
Janice D. Schakowsky (IL-09)
Jackie Speier (CA-14)
Jennifer Wexton (VA-10)

LGBT Aging Issues Task Force

The LGBT Aging Issues Task Force works to push for legislative and administrative action to protect the dignity and security of elderly LGBT people. This task force was first established in the 114th Congress.

Members in 116th Congress:
Chair: Theodore E. Deutch (FL-22)
Joseph P. Kennedy, III (MA-04)
A. Donald McEachin (VA-04)
Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC-00)
Pete Aguilar (CA-31)
Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01)
Charlie Crist (FL-13)
Eliot L. Engel (NY-16)
Lois Frankel (FL-21)
James R. Langevin (RI-02)
Scott H. Peters (CA-52)
Raul Ruiz (CA-36)