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Show Your Support For Mayor Scott Matas’ Re-Election by Endorsing Him Here

February 18, 2024

Mayor Scott Matas has been a long-time friend of the Desert Hot Springs LGBTQ+ community. He marches for us, he advocates for us, he appoints us to City committees and Commissions, he hangs out with us! He supports us and he relies on us to help him make DHS a better place for all residents.…

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Why Christy Holstege Is Running For California State Assembly (And Why We Should Vote For Her)

February 18, 2024

“I’m running for State Assembly because our district’s residents deserve an effective leader who will stand up and fight for them, not the special interests. I’d be honored to earn your vote on or before Tuesday, March 5.” -Christy Holstege As our State Assemblymember, CHRISTY HOLSTEGE will fight to: “Fentanyl overdose deaths are a crisis…

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Lisa Middleton for California State Senate – Here Are Lisa’s Priorities

February 18, 2024

MEET LISA Lisa Middleton is a neighborhood advocate and City Councilmember who has delivered pragmatic, common-sense solutions to some of our region’s greatest challenges. A first-generation college student who grew up in a working-class community, Lisa has dedicated her life to public service.  On the Palm Springs City Council, Lisa has helped improve local transportation…

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Register To Vote In Riverside County Now. Here’s The Link…

February 15, 2024

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN THE COUNTY OF RIVERSIDE Who You may register to vote if you meet the following criteria: When  If you’ve moved, changed your name (due to marriage or court order) or if you wish to change your political party affiliation, you must re-register. If you are registered in the…

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Desert Hot Springs LGBTQ+ Should Run for a Seat on the Desert Hot Springs City Council, District 4. Start Planning NOW!

February 10, 2024

Thankfully, we have LGBTQ representation throughout our City Government. There are LGBTQ City employees at all levels, including in senior roles. We have one LGBTQ member of our City Council (we used to have two). We have at least one LGBTQ member on the Planning Commission, one on the Public Safety Commission, and we have…

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Do You Need Help With Knowing Who To Vote For In The March 5th Presidential Primary Election? Well, We Can Help You. This is Who We Recommend You Vote For.

February 7, 2024

You probably just got your ballots in the mail. PLEASE FILL THEM OUT AND MAIL THEM IN RIGHT AWAY. WWW.GayDesertHotSprings.com recommends that you vote for the following individuals in the March 5th Presidential Primary.  Why did we select the people below? Because we believe that each of them is the right choice for the Desert…

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Lisa Middleton Is A Candidate for California State Senate. Let’s Make Sure That We Support Her in 2024.

February 7, 2024

Lisa Middleton is a neighborhood advocate, longtime public servant and member of the Palm Springs City Council, where she has delivered pragmatic, common-sense solutions to some of the Coachella Valley’s greatest challenges. On the City Council, Lisa has helped improve local transportation systems, combat climate change, build more affordable housing and address the region’s homelessness…

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Democrat Christy Holstege Is Our Candidate for California State Assembly District 47. Let’s Make Sure That We Support Her in 2024.

February 7, 2024

Christy Holstege is a civil rights attorney, businesswoman, mom, local City Councilmember, and former Mayor. She is also the founder of a legal aid clinic for domestic violence survivors and their children. As the Mayor of Palm Springs, Christy led the city safely through the COVID-19 crisis, supported small businesses, invested in green energy, and expanded…

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Five Reasons Why the LGBTQ+ community of Desert Hot Springs Should Vote For Scott Matas In November

February 3, 2024

1. No individual is more experienced or more qualified to be our Mayor than Scott Matas.  Scott’s commitment to community service spans 20 years with the Desert Hot Springs Volunteer Fire Company, a two-year presidency at Food Now, and over two decades of coaching and umpiring for Desert Hot Springs Little League.  Scott won election…

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Show Your Support For Mayor Scott Matas’ Re-Election by Endorsing Him Here

February 3, 2024

Mayor Scott Matas has been a long-time friend of the Desert Hot Springs LGBTQ+ community. He marches for us, he advocates for us, he appoints us to City committees and Commissions, he hangs out with us! He supports us and he relies on us to help him make DHS a better place for all residents.…

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