LGBTQ Advocates Outraged by Passage of Tennessee Measure Eliminating Access to Safe Abortions

WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 4, 2014 — The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund, the nation’s oldest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) advocacy organization, is outraged by the passage of a Tennessee ballot measure that will eliminate access to affordable and safe abortions. “We are extremely disappointed with the passage of Amendment 1, which…

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Equality Activists Disappointed with Election Day Results

WASHINGTON, DC, November 4, 2014 — The National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund, the nation’s oldest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) advocacy organization has been closely monitoring the U.S. Senate election results. “We are disappointed but not surprised with the preliminary election results, which are a sobering reminder that the struggle for justice…

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Anti-Equality Ballot Measures to Watch On Election Day

State initiatives on November 4 ballot seek to limit basic rights of LGBTQ people WASHINGTON, DC, Oct. 31, 2014 — On November 4th, 158 measures will appear on state ballots, and many of them seek to limit the basic rights and protections of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people. The National LGBTQ Task…

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Task Force Extremely Disappointed With Chattanooga Domestic Partnership Ballot Initiative Result

Voters Repeal City Ordinance Extending Employment Non-Discrimination, Domestic Partner Protections for City Employees WASHINGTON, DC, Aug. 8, 2014 — The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Action Fund is extremely disappointed with the outcome of a voter-approved ballot initiative in Chattanooga yesterday. The ballot measure called for the repeal a city ordinance that extended employment…

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