National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund: Victory in Anchorage for our Rights

The people of Anchorage, Alaska are the ones who said no to hate with their historic defeat of Proposition 1. The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund is honored we were able to aide this victory for transgender rights. (Washington, DC) – In a victory for transgender people’s rights, voters rejected a repeal to Anchorage,…

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Shutdown Stops and LGBTQ Activists Start

Queer Voices on the Hill Launches Massive Effort for Social Justice WASHINGTON-DC: Just days after federal lawmakers reopened the government, hundreds of LGBTQ advocates will take over Capitol Hill to bring Queer Voices on the Hill, Thursday, January 25, 1:00 – 5:00 PM. Over 500 LGBTQ advocates from every walk of life and representing almost 50…

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Senate Trumpcare Bill Adds Insult to Injury on ADA Anniversary

National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund To Join Rally to #ProtectOurCare in DC at 5PM ET WASHINGTON, DC, July 26, 2017: Yesterday, 50 Senators and Vice President Pence as the 51st vote pulled a fast one on the public by making a key procedural vote to move forward on a ‘mystery bill’ intended to repeal the Affordable Care Act…

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LGBTQ Advocates Relieved Senate Fails to Pass TrumpCare Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 18, 2017—U.S. Senators Moran and Lee have refused to vote on the so-called Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), erasing the Republican party’s hope of gaining 50 votes in favor, and effectively ending the third attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). If passed, the bill would have destabilized the insurance market,…

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Defense Reauthorization Amendment is an Attack on Trans People and their Families

WASHINGTON, DC, July 12. 2017—Yesterday evening, Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-MO) proposed an amendment to the National Defense Reauthorization Act that would ban transgender service members and their families from receiving transition-related medical care from military health services. In response, the National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund has released the following statement: “This amendment is an unconscionable…

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