Congresswoman Nikema Williams Announces Support for Respect for Marriage Act
WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Nikema Williams (GA-05) a member of the Congressional Equality Caucus issued the followings statement announcing her support of the Respect for Marriage Act:
“I know that love is love. I represent a truly diverse District that is also the LGBTQI+ Capital of the Southeast. Many of my friends and constituents have watched in horror as this extremist, out-of-touch Supreme Court strips everyone of the rights they enjoy. Too many people are wondering will their marriage be next? The Respect for Marriage Act is a critical step to protecting the right to marry whoever you love. I will continue to fight for true equality for everyone until the promise of America excludes no one—no matter who you love or how you identify.”
Congresswoman Nikema Williams proudly serves Georgia’s Fifth Congressional District. Congresswoman Williams serves on the exclusive Financial Services Committee where she is Vice Chair of the Oversight and Investigations subcommittee, the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the Select Committee for the Modernization of Congress. She is Freshman Class President and Co-Chairs the Congressional Voting Rights Caucus. Congresswoman Williams builds on the Fifth District’s legacy as the cradle of the civil rights movement as a champion of voting rights, closing the racial wealth gap, and ensuring the promise of America for all–regardless of their ZIP code or bank account.