• Locals Weigh In on Passing of the Equality Act

      The U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Equality Act” to expand federal civil-rights laws to protect sexual orientation and gender identity. Congressman Raul Ruiz, California District 36, expressed how momentous and pleased he was with the vote. “I am a proud co-sponsor of this landmark legislation to prohibit discrimination against LGBTQ+ individuals,” says Ruiz. […]

  • House passes Equality Act

    The House has passed the Equality Act, which would amend the 1964 Civil Rights Act to protect people from being discriminated based on sexual orientation and gender identity in employment, housing and other services as well as access to public accommodations such as restaurants. The final vote was 224-206. Advocates for the LGTBQ community argue the legislation […]

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