The Equality Act passed an important House committee. Every Republican voted against it.

A rainbow above the CapitolRepublicans tried to stall by making a clerk read the entire bill aloud. Twice.

Author: Alex Bollinger

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The Supreme Court is going to rule on LGBTQ job discrimination. This could end badly.

A person holding a rainbow flag in front of the Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court announced that it will be hearing three cases about anti-LGBTQ discrimination this year in what could be a dramatic blow against LGBTQ discrimination protections. The three federal cases all involve questions about how Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 applies to LGBTQ people. Title VII bans discrimination on the […]

Author: Alex Bollinger

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Congressional Democrats introduce the Equality Act. Could it finally pass?

The Capitol with a rainbow behind it.The bill would provide sweeping civil rights protections for LGBTQ people across the country.

Author: Alex Bollinger

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