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Cicilline touts Equality Act as House’s new senior gay member

Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) will become the most senior openly gay member of the U.S. House as Democrats take the majority this week. (Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key) Rep. David ... read more

House passes Equality Act in step toward LGBT housing protections

But a new bill, the Equality Act seeks to change ... the National Association of Gay and Lesbian Real Estate Professionals, in a statement. “NAGLREP and our Policy Committee worked very closely with ... read more

Equality Act Returns — with House Democrats in Majority

Optimistic about the prospects of enshrining a prohibition on anti-LGBT discrimination into federal law with a new ... House, Democrats on Wednesday introduced legislation known as the Equality Act to ... read more

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Would the Equality Act harm religious freedom? Here's what you need to know

In an atmosphere akin to a pep rally before the big game, supporters of the Equality Act from the House and Senate said the country is a patchwork of conflicting state laws where gay ... She and ... read more


House Democrats promise action on LGBTQ rights bill

David Cicilline, D-R.I., the lead sponsor of the bill in the House ... New York Times, prompting outrage from LGBTQ advocates. Religious and conservative organizations have been vocal in their ... read more

In first, House approves Equality Act to ban anti-LGBT discrimination

Under the new Democratic majority elected in the mid-term election, the House approved the ... Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.), the most senior openly gay member of Congress and chief sponsor of the ... read more

Lawmakers introduce Equality Act in Congress

Equality ... but members of all classes protected by the Civil Rights Act — to include retail establishments, online services, and transportation services. U.S. Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) will ... read more

Democrats Vow LGBTQ Equal Rights Protections If They Take House

David Cicilline, D-R.I., the lead sponsor of the bill in the House ... New York Times, prompting outrage from LGBTQ advocates. Religious and conservative organizations have been vocal in their ... read more

Congressional Democrats, GOP moderates look to enshrine LGBTQ legal protections

The Equality Act, which was reintroduced ... Rep. David Cicilline, a Rhode Island Democrat and one of the ten openly gay congressional members, is spearheading the push for the legislation in the ... read more

Record number of out LGBT lawmakers sworn into US Congress

After a strong showing in the midterm elections, Democrats have regained control of the House, and incoming Speaker Nancy Pelosi has vowed to support the group’s efforts to re-introduce the Equality ... read more

LGBTQ Civil Rights Leaders Call for Passage of Bipartisan Equality Act

WASHINGTON — Today, ahead of the first-ever hearing on the Equality Act tomorrow in the House Judiciary Committee, civil rights leaders and advocates joined Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon on ... ... read more



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