Employment Non-Discrimination Act

Employment Non-Discrimination Act

Obama Signs ENDA Workplace Protection Order

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Presidential remarks from the White House East Room Monday morning kept the media on its feet concerning the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). ...
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Eric Holder: Will Never ‘Stop Speaking Out for Equality’

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Official remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder at the 2014 Pride Month Celebration Ceremony in Washington, D.C. ...
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Boehner’s House Urged to Pass ENDA

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President Obama said, "I urge the House Republican leadership to bring this bill to the floor for a vote and send it to my desk so I can sign it into law. On that day, our nation will take another historic step toward fulfilling the founding ideals that define us as Americans.” ...
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ENDA Clears First Senate Hurdle with 61-30 Vote

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Seven Senate Republicans joined 54 Democrats to vote in favor of moving the legislation along, avoiding a filibuster. The final vote was 61-30. Final passage of the law is expected by Friday, November 8. ...
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Obama: Congress Needs to Pass ENDA

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In full: President Barack Obama’s op-ed on why Congress needs to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). The following op/ed was sent to The Seattle Lesbian via The White House. ...
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Senate Committee Bipartisan 15-7 Vote Passes ENDA

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Wednesday’s crucial committee passage marks the legislation’s most significant progress in the Senate in nearly two decades. ...
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Maddow: Doomsday for Republicans Post-DOMA

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Maddow says their “refusal to liberalize on gay issues is about to be tested” with ENDA up for a vote in the Senate and DOMA in the Supreme Court. ...
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Obama on ENDA: ‘I Want to Sign That Bill’

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Obama said: "In 34 states, you can be fired just because of who you are or who you love. That’s wrong. We’ve got to change it." ...
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Sisterhood, Strength and Our Fight for Equality

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I realize the importance, especially as a young woman of color, to have visibility in the LGBT movement. ...
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477 Fortune 500 Companies Voluntarily Include Sexual Orientation in Employment Non-Discrimination Policies

477 Fortune 500 Companies Voluntarily Include Sexual Orientation in Employment Non-Discrimination Policies
According to recent polls, over 75% of Americans support the inclusion of sexual orientation in federal ENDA including a majority of Democrats, Republicans, Independents, seniors, Catholics and small business owners, among others. ...
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