New Board Members of the Caucus
The votes were counted yesterday for the first election of the LGBT Family and Friends Stonewall Caucus of the Democratic Party of Virginia. Seventy-one percent of eligible votes sent in…See More
“Don’t Hate, Legislate” Rally at Capitol Wednesday
WHAT: “Don’t Hate, Legislate” rally sending a message to Virginia’s legislators and administration that Virginians will not rest until there is a law that prohibits workplace discrimination based on sexual…See More
President Obama Opens Doors for Hospital Visitation for LGBT Partners
Today, President Barack Obama issued a memorandum to the Secretary of Health and Human Services directing that their department ensure that hospitals participating in Medicaid or Medicare allow patients to designate who may visit them as well as name their primary caretaker and decision maker.See More
Around the Web: Smoke Screening Discrimination?
The short answer here is yes. There’s no reason to believe that Bob McDonnell omitted employment protections for LGBT state employees from his executive order or Ken Cuccinelli advised state colleges to remove…See More
Make Virginia a Better Place to do Business
Please, encourage Governor McDonnell to do the right thing and make Virginia’s government an inclusive workplace. Email your Delegate and encourage them to pass Senate Bill 66.See More
Richmond LGBT Groups Unite Against Visiting Hate Group
Representatives of numerous LGBT and faith organizations met Friday at the Gay Community Center of Richmond to plan constructive and effective ways to respond to next week’s planned protests in Richmond by members of Fred Phelps’ Westboro Baptist Church.See More
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