LGBTQ Caucus

The purpose of the LGBTQ Caucus shall be to advocate for LGBTQ equality within and through the Democratic Party of the State of Rhode Island.

Several planning meetings have taken place the result of which is the draft by-laws document linked below.

For updates on the LGBTQ Caucus:

  • Email our chair, Anthony DeRose at to get involved or learn how you can make a difference

LGBTQ Caucus Bylaws (Word Doc)

Women's Caucus

Our co-chairs are Sen. Gayle Goldin, Rep. Lauren Carson, Rep. Grace Diaz and Rep. Shelby Maldonado. Presently, more than 380 women from across the state have joined the Caucus, in an effort to learn about and increase the participation in Democratic Party campaigns and to learn about ways to become candidates themselves. For more information, visit our Facebook page & on Twitter RIDP Women's Caucus @RIDPWomensCaucus, for dates and locations of our monthly meetings. Bylaws, Resolution on Reproductive Rights, and Mission.

Latino Caucus

We are looking for members interested in being involved with the Latino Caucus. The purpose of the Latino Caucus is to promote and advocate for issues affecting the Latino Community. 

For more information or to join , please email:

I'm ABLE Caucus  

The I'm ABLE Caucus has recently announced our new Chair - Jose Rosario. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience assisting and advocating for people with disabilities.  Welcome, Jose!! 

The role of this caucus is to educate, include & promote involvement and advocacy within the Democratic Party of those affected by disabilities. Visit our I'm ABLE Caucus FaceBook page and on Twitter @imabled for more information.