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Trump Admin Continues Discriminating Against LGBT People and People Living with HIV, Report

The report documents examples of second-year actions taken by the Trump Administration that undermine the health and well-being of LGBT people and people living with HIV. ...
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New Study Shows the Impact of LGBTQ Rights Targeted by Trump Administration

The 2018 National Movement Report provides a comprehensive and standardized look at the LGBT movement’s finances for Fiscal Year 2017 across 40 major LGBT advocacy organizations. ...
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Trump Quietly Starts Firing Service Members Living with HIV Just Before the Holidays

The plaintiffs received notification just days before Thanksgiving, denying their discharge appeals despite compliance with fitness assessments and medical treatment, as well as strong support from commanding officers. ...
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Pramila Jayapal Announces Gautam Raghavan As Chief of Staff

Representative Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) announced Gautam Raghavan as her new Chief of Staff on Monday, December 3. ...
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Photo by Steve Dipaola/AP/REX/Shutterstock (9954466c) HRC president Chad Griffin speaks on behalf of HRC-endorsed candidate Carolyn Long, in Vancouver, Washington

Chad Griffin Announces Departure from Human Rights Campaign

Chad Griffin, the influential gay rights activist who helped turn the Human Rights Campaign into a powerful political force, announced Thursday that he is stepping down as the organization’s president. ...
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Women won big in the 2018 Midterm Elections. Photo: Twitter

Women, LGBTQ Candidates Strip GOP Stronghold of House in Historic 2018 Midterms

The 2018 midterm elections were historic for LGBTQ, people of color and women candidates as several swept to victory in a wave of opposition to the Trump Administration’s anti-LGBTQ, hate-fueled, and anti-woman policies. ...
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General Election Ballots Mailed to Washington Voters This Week

Voters are encouraged to mail in ballots prior to Friday, Nov. 2, to ensure the envelopes are postmarked by Election Day. ...
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Want to Spend An Evening with the Clintons? Their Joint Tour is Making That Possible This November

An Evening with President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and will feature joint on-stage conversations with the two leaders sharing stories and inspiring anecdotes. ...
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Former Gov. Gary Locke at the Complete Count Committee at South Seattle Community College, October 8, 2018 (Office of Governor photo)

Inslee Launches Complete Count 2020 Census Committee

Gov. Jay Insleekicked-off a meeting of his Complete Count Committee, a group of 30 leaders he has appointed to support and advise state officials on how best to ensure an accurate count of all Washington residents for the 2020 Census. ...
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Post Kavanaugh Vote: NARAL Launches $1 Million Ad Campaign

Following the weekend confirmation vote of Brett Kavanaugh, NARAL Pro-Choice America Monday announced a new $1 million ad campaign to hold the Republican Party accountable. ...
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