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The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee's hearing on the Equality Act offered a glimpse of divergent views on the landmark LGBTQ rights bill.
Republicans say explicitly mentioning LGBTQ protections will endanger the bill's passage in a GOP-led legislature.
Bill seeks to clarify that 'religious freedom' does not justify denial of services to LGBTQ people and others
Pro-LGBTQ laws are the first passed since a 2017 moratorium imposed as part of repealing the HB 2 "bathroom bill"
Separate bill also ensures LGBTQ victims of crime can receive justice
Gov. Greg Abbott had requested religious exemptions for social workers with beliefs opposing homosexuality
Organizers hope support from major auto companies will boost the number of voter signatures they can collect
Law's protections for LGBTQ people, as well as pregnant people and veterans, will go into effect on July 1
Referendum passed with 63% despite opposition from the country's most popular political party
Bipartisan bill is expected to overwhelmingly pass the House of Delegates and be signed into law
House and Senate committees expected to approve bill later this week
"Virginia Values Act" would permanently enshrine legal protections for the LGBTQ community into law
Jennifer Wexton denounces HUD Secretary's anti-trans comments, and accuses him of lying to Congress under oath
Corporations argue that uniform laws prohibiting anti-LGBTQ discrimination are beneficial to their success
The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled a pair of cases involving LGBTQ workers who were allegedly fired after their employers discovered they were gay or...