A Virginia House committee has green-lighted a bill that allows localities within the commonwealth to pass their own LGBTQ-inclusive nondiscrimination ordinances without having to seek...
"Virginia Values Act" would permanently enshrine legal protections for the LGBTQ community into law
Virginia’s incoming House Speaker Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station) promised that her caucus would successfully pass laws prohibiting discrimination against LGBTQ Virginians after Democrats take control...
Danica Roem, Dawn Adams re-elected; Democrats take all seats on Fairfax School Board, defeating anti-LGBTQ candidates
Republican lawmakers have consistently thwarted efforts to ban therapy, deemed "ineffective" by most experts
The Richmond City Council has passed a non-binding resolution condemning the use of conversion therapy both within the city limits and across the commonwealth of...
Event seeks feedback on LGBTQ legislative priorities from local community members
An investigation by a D.C-based nonprofit civil rights organization finds that there appears to be a significant level of hiring discrimination against gay and lesbian...
Coalition will advocate for greater LGBTQ protections, even in the face of hostility from the General Assembly
Equality Virginia's Day of Action emphasizes personal connections as Virginians lobby on behalf of pro-LGBTQ bills
Delegates become first transgender and first lesbian lawmakers to serve in the Virginia General Assembly
Two Democrats want to ban licensed therapists from trying to "change" a young person's sexuality or gender identity
Endorsements based on candidates' explicit support for nondiscrimination protections
Equality Virginia-endorsed Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam wins governor's race
Opposition to Trump and GOP dominance is pushing a record number of LGBTQ candidates to seek political office