Statement on the South Dakota Governor’s Veto of Anti-LGBTQ Bathroom Bill

WASHINGTON, DC, March 1, 2016—Governor Dennis Daugaard of South Dakota has vetoed a bill, House Bill 1008, that would have restricted transgender and gender non-conforming students’ access to school restrooms and locker rooms. In response, the National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund has issued the following statement: “We would like to thank Governor Daugaard for…

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National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund Welcomes Bipartisan Support For Landmark Equality Act

Washington, DC, January 20, 2016—U.S. Senator Mark Kirk and U.S. Rep. Bob Dold are being praised by the National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund for their leadership in becoming the first Republican co-sponsors of the Equality Act. The landmark legislation seeks to secure strong and explicit protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ)…

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National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund Responds to President Obama’s Last State of the Union

Washington DC, January 12, 2016—The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund is issuing the following statement regarding tonight’s State of the Union, President Barack Obama’s last. “Tonight the president reminded all of us of our core American values of dignity and mutual respect—in what is a fiercely divisive political climate, a climate that has included…

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Courtney Eimerman-Wallace and Eddy Morales join board of National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund

WASHINGTON DC, Jan. 11, 2016—Courtney Eimerman-Wallace and Eddy Morales, innovators in the areas of political activism and progressive philanthropy respectively, have been elected to the board of the National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund. Bringing a wide array of leadership experience to the organization, Eimerman-Wallace and Morales will attend their first official board meeting at…

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Board Bio: Courtney Eimerman-Wallace

Courtney and her wife Megan Eimerman-Wallace live in Washington DC and were featured in one of the Task Force’s e-mail fundraising efforts this last year. She’s been named a 2015 Rising Star by Campaigns and Elections magazine. Courtney has worked and volunteered in various capacities including the election of Obama, GOTV work and other political…

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