"The Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund provides strategic, technical and financial support to openly LGBT candidates and officials. We're the only national organization committed to increasing the number of openly LGBT public officials at federal, state and local levels of government. Victory Fund support is acknowledged as the determinative factor in the successful election or appointment of endorsed LGBT candidates. The Victory Fund is the nation's largest LGBT political action committee and one of the nation's largest non-connected PACs." The organization endorsed the following representatives in that year.