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Rally set for Friday to support naming San Francisco airport after Harvey Milk

SAN FRANCISCO -- The coalition formed to support the Harvey Milk SFO effort will rally at noon Friday, Feb. 22, at City Hall to urge Supervisors to support Supervisor David Campos’ legislation.

The coalition is made up of national, statewide and San Francisco based organizations and leaders, all of which have lent their voices to the growing chorus supporting adding Harvey Milk’s name to San Francisco International Airport.

Expected to attend the rally are:

Stuart Milk, nephew of Harvey Milk and The Harvey Milk Foundation Founder
Assemblymember Tom Ammiano
Supervisor David Campos
Supervisor John Avalos
Supervisor Eric Mar
Supervisor Jane Kim
Rebecca Rolfe, San Francisco LGBT Center executive director
Bill Hirsh, executive director, AIDS Legal Referral Panel
Bevan Dufty, director of HOPE
Terence Hallinan, former San Francisco District Attorney and Supervisor
The Rev. Troy Perry, founder of Metropolitan Community Church
Anne Kronenberg, Harvey Milk for Supervisor Campaign Manager
Dan Nicoletta, Harvey Milk for Supervisor Campaign
Frank Robinson, Harvey Milk speechwriter
Equality California
Human Rights Campaign
NOH8 Campaign
Courage Campaign
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force

The rally will be on the Polk Street steps at San Francisco City Hall.