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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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LGBT Advocates in 45 Organizations Issue ENDA Request to Obama

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Advocates are asking to ensure the executive order not contain any exemption beyond what's provided in Constitution and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. ...
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Task Force Withdraws Support from ENDA Legislation

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The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Action Fund Tuesday announced that it is withdrawing its support for the federal Employment Non-Discrimination Act. ...
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BREAKING: Obama to Issue New Federal Contractor Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers

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Breaking: President Obama will soon sign an executive order providing non-discrimination protections to LGBT employees of federal contractors. ...
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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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Obama Under Fire for Not Fulfilling ENDA 2008 Campaign Promise

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Obama still has yet to fulfill his 2008 promise of using an executive order to protect the LGBT employees of all federal contractors by passing ENDA. ...
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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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