Chris Kennedy support equal rights for our LGBTQ+ communities. He sees the equality movement as part of the civil rights movement, which has been part of his family’s legacy and his personal history.

Chris fully supports proactive efforts to advance civil rights protections for LGBTQ+ people in Illinois. He will provide full support for efforts to toughen anti-hate crime legislation, protect every person’s right to marry the partner they love, work in a safe environment free from discrimination and harassment, ensure full access to health care for themselves and their partners, adopt children, and have access to all rights afforded to heterosexual and cisgender men and women.