New Kansas governor restores LGBTQ protections as first official act in office

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly (D) signs an executive order restoring employment protections for LGBTQ state employees.“Discrimination of any kind has no place in Kansas. It will not be tolerated.” 

Author: Gwendolyn Smith

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Florida governor deliberately excludes LGBTQ people from nondiscrimination policy

Representative Ron DeSantis addresses a crowd while President Donald Trump watches at a rally in Tampa, Florida, on July 31, 2018While governors from both parties are protecting LGBTQ state workers from discrimination, Ron DeSantis chose the opposite route.

Author: Bil Browning

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Kansas is getting LGBTQ protections because elections have consequences

Laura Kelly in front of a green backgroundThe previous Republican governor took away LGBTQ protections. Now a Democrat will bring them back.

Author: Alex Bollinger

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