- August 1, 2013
Post submitted by Maureen McCarty, former HRC Deputy Director of Marketing
Americans from all walks of life share the basic value that everyone should have the opportunity to get a job and provide for themselves and their families. In fact, an overwhelming 70 percent of Republicans support LGBT workplace protections.
Despite this broad and bipartisan support, there is currently no federal law that bans workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Now, Congress has the opportunity to codify this shared value into federal law.
It is time for nationwide workplace protections for LGBT Americans. To show your support and to help HRC to spread the word about ENDA, share the image below now.
And to learn more about the broad, bipartisan coalition working together in support of ENDA, visit www.workplaceopportunity.org