September 30, 2019 at 2:11 pm EDT | by Michael Key
PHOTOS: 2019 HRC National Dinner
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Ricky Martin, second from right, attended the Human Rights Campaign National Dinner with his family. (Washington Blade photo by Michael Key)

The Human Rights Campaign held its 23rd annual National Dinner at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Sept. 28. Speakers included U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and new HRC President Alphonso David. Awardees included singer/actor Ricky Martin and ‘Pose’ star Dominique Jackson. (Washington Blade photos by Michael Key)

Michael Key has worked as a photojournalist for the Washington Blade since 2009 and is currently serving as the photo editor. He has worked on Capitol Hill, in the White House, on the campaign trail and in cities along the East Coast taking iconic photos documenting the extension of marriage benefits to same-sex couples, the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," and other events of interest to the LGBT community. Follow Michael

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