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Barney Frank Sharply Criticizes Gay Rights Groups' Flip On ENDA
"Having weaker protections for LGBT people sends the message that anti-LGBT discrimination is more acceptable than other
Harry Reid Opens Up About Being Mormon And Supporting LGBT Rights: 'The Church Is Changing'
"I told one of the leaders of the Mormon Church, 'Don't do this, don't stop this stuff in California. It's nothing but trouble
Who Evolved On ENDA?
Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), in particular: Only 8 of the senators who voted against ENDA in 1996
What Is Speaker Boehner Waiting for on ENDA?
U.S. Senator from Minnesota
As we debated -- and ultimately passed -- the Employment Nondiscrimination Act (ENDA) this week, I discovered something fascinating: Americans were frankly surprised to learn that in the majority of states, it's still perfectly legal to fire someone because they're gay.
ENDA Passes With Bipartisan Vote: 'The Time To Pass This Bill Has Come'
WASHINGTON -- The Senate voted Thursday to approve the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, landmark civil rights legislation that would make it illegal to discriminate against LGBT individuals in the workplace.
ENDA Vote: Senate Votes To Outlaw LGBT Workplace Discrimination
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) opposes the measure, and senior aides say it's unlikely to even come up for a vote in
Jesus Must Be SO EMBARRASSED!
Bishop Gene Robinson
The Rt. Rev. V. Gene Robinson, Bishop of New Hampshire, USA. ...
The debate surrounding the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which just passed in the U.S. Senate has a number of religious leaders arguing against it. Sometimes, Jesus must just hold his head in his hands with embarrassment.
Here's How To Get In Touch With The Republicans Who Think It's OK To Fire Employees For Being LGBT
(Story continues below.) The Senate ended debate on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act in a 61-30 vote on Monday, taking
ENDA Vote: Senate Clears Major Hurdle On Bill Barring LGBT Workplace Discrimination
Toomey has a separate amendment that will be allowed to come up for a vote. ENDA's prospects of passing the GOP-controlled
Mark Kirk Speaks On ENDA Support In First Senate Floor Speech Since Stroke
On Monday, Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) gave his first Senate floor speech since suffering a stroke in January 2012, speaking
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Jeff Merkley Takes Up Mantle Of LGBT Equality From Ted Kennedy
On the outside, a coalition called Americans for Workplace Opportunity, led by the Human Rights Campaign, has deployed more
Brian Sims, Openly Gay State Rep., Urges Pat Toomey To Support ENDA
"In short, Senator, I believe that there is no single piece of civil rights legislation in existence that is more impactful
Employment Nondiscrimination Act Set For Monday Night Vote
WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) told his Democratic caucus on Thursday that he will bring the Employment
John And Cindy McCain Spar Over ENDA
WASHINGTON -- Even though his wife is petitioning him to back the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has not yet decided how he will vote, saying he is concerned the landmark civil rights legislation could result in "reverse discrimination."
John McCain Worried ENDA Will Be Like 'Busing,' Lead To 'Reverse Discrimination'
"ENDA expressly prohibits quotas and the senator is mistaken on that aspect of the law," said Tico Almeida, founder and president
Bill Nelson Backs ENDA, Leaving Just Two Democratic Holdouts
In an interview with The Huffington Post on Tuesday, Booker said he was "passionate" about making sure LGBT individuals receive
Harry Reid Will Bring ENDA Up For Senate Vote
"I thank Majority Leader Reid for committing to bring ENDA to the floor this work period," Merkley said in a statement to
It's 2013, And It's Still Perfectly Legal To Fire Somebody For Being Gay
There are currently 29 states that don't explicitly prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation. Thirty-three states
Fired For Transitioning From Man To Woman
Rebecca Juro joins HuffPost Live to talk about how and why she was fired after transitioning from being a man to a woman.
ENDA Gains Steam Among Democrats
"Generally, gay rights issues are pretty tough for Republicans," he admitted. Caitlin MacNeal contributed reporting. Sen
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