LGBTQ Advocates Respond to Last Night’s Presidential Debate

Washington, DC, October 14, 2015—Last night, the Democratic National Committee held its first televised debate for candidates seeking the party’s nomination for next year’s presidential election in November. In response, the National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund released the following statement: “Last night’s debate was a good glimpse into each candidate’s vision for our country’s…

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2015 Legislative and Policy Guide

Download the Guide Now The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund is mobilizing, training, and partnering with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer advocates across the nation to secure full freedom, justice, and equality for all. We’re working to create a future free from violence, discrimination, racism, poverty and injustice. On the the local level,…

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LGBTQ Advocates Join National Voter Registration Day

WASHINGTON, DC, September 22, 2015—The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund is joining voting rights advocates across the country in encouraging all eligible voters to register to vote ahead of the upcoming elections this fall and next year. “LGBTQ voters cannot afford to stay home on any election. Next year’s presidential election will not only…

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Carey: GOP Debate “Revealing”

WASHINGTON, DC, August 7, 2015– The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund is making the following statement regarding last night’s GOP presidential debate. “Last night’s GOP debate revealed how the opponents of equality view the LGBTQ community, people who support access to reproductive health services, people who demand an end to racism and our millions…

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Restoring the Voting Rights Act

The landmark 1965 Voting Rights Act has played a pivotal role in making our democracy fairer for everyone. However, in 2013 the Supreme Court in its controversial Shelby County v. Holder ruling struck down core components of the act. Yet, from Roanoke to Ferguson, our nation clearly needs the protections of the act more than…

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Restoring the Voting Rights Act