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All posts for the month February, 2017

Three things you can do today to support transgender students

With the recent statement rescinding the guidance to follow Title IX (Nine) and protect transgender students from discrimination, the Trump administration is sending a message to transgender kids that the President of the United States doesn’t have their backs. Continue reading.

Statement from Equality PA On Protecting Transgender Youth from Discrimination

Harrisburg – Equality Pennsylvania Executive Director, Ted Martin, spoke out against the Trump administration after the administration rescinded the guidance for the Department of Education that Title IX protections cover transgender students: Continue reading.

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TAKE ACTION: Trump to roll back protection for trans students

Today several sources are reporting that the Trump administration will rescind the previous guidance for the US Department of Education that transgender students should be protected from sex discrimination at school. Mara Kiesling from the National Center for Transgender Equality said this: Continue reading.

Senator Toomey, Save Our Healthcare

The following letter including real stories from LGBTQ Pennsylvanians whose lives have been changed for the better by the Affordable Care Act will be delivered to Senator Toomey’s office at the Tuesdays With Toomey Events in Philadelphia and Harrisburg. Continue reading.

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Thank you, Gov. Wolf for keeping us moving forward

Today Gov. Tom Wolf gave the annual budget address, and Equality PA wanted to take this opportunity to sincerely thank Gov. Wolf for all he has done and continues to do for the LGBTQ community in Pennsylvania. He is a true champion for equality. Continue reading.

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