Equality Act

The Department of Veterans Affairs has issued guidance to "reverse the harm done" to people forced out of the military due to their sexuality or gender identity.
The GOP senator wants details of HRC president Alphonso David’s ties to the New York governor added to the record of a hearing on the LGBTQ rights bill.
"All students — including LGBTQ+ students — deserve the opportunity to learn and thrive in schools that are free from discrimination," the education secretary said.
Nearly 200 bills targeting trans individuals' participation in sports, access to health care, or other rights have been introduced in state legislatures this year.
Lawmakers in Florida and West Virginia advanced anti-transgender legislation during the president's hour-long speech to Congress on Wednesday night.
The president reiterated his support of the Equality Act, which many see as the LGBTQ rights movement’s top legislative priority.
The future of the bill, which would ban discrimination against people based on sexual orientation and gender identity, remains uncertain.
The QAnon supporter mocked her Democratic colleague with an anti-transgender sign outside her office.
The congresswoman’s neighbor at the U.S. Capitol is Rep. Marie Newman, whose daughter is transgender.
Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), a leading advocate for LGBTQ equality, says now is the time for Congress to extend all civil rights protections to LGBTQ people.
At CNN's town hall, the former vice president and 2020 candidate told the murder victim's mother about his support for the Equality Act to solidify LGBTQ rights.
The 2020 candidate said she would reverse Trump's transgender military ban on day one of a Warren administration.
The "Queer Eye" star and the House speaker met on Capitol Hill to discuss the Equality Act and taking down discrimination against LGBTQ people.
The singer doubled down on her pro-LGBTQ stance at the 2019 MTV VMAs, but the White House isn't here for it.
Human Rights Campaign, ACLU told GLAAD to quit its “dangerous” push for an LGBTQ constitutional amendment.
The “Shake It Off” singer kicked off Pride Month by asking her fans to flood their senators with letters asking them to support the Equality Act.
Sen. Mike Lee, who has been accused of discrimination, said we're already "becoming more tolerant."
The bill faces long odds in the Senate and would almost certainly be vetoed by President Trump.
The televangelist said the bill to protect LGBTQ citizens "is a devastating blow to religious freedom."
Christians, Muslims, Jews and Hindus urged Congress to pass the bill, which would outlaw discrimination based on sexuality or gender identity.