HRC's searchable database allows you to see where your Members of Congress stand on key legislation.
HRC works around the clock to lobby members of Congress on critical legislation that would greatly affect the lives of LGBTQ Americans.
The Equality Act would provide consistent and explicit non-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people across key areas of life.
HRC wants to provide you with information on how your elected officials have voted on the issues of equality.
Read through a timeline of the legislation that was introduced to protect LGBTQ people from discrimination in the 40 years since the first Equality Act.
Explore: Federal Advocacy
Find out more about HRC’s efforts to secure full federal protections and benefits for the LGBTQ community.
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Trump’s Administrative Abuse and the LGBTQ Community
This HRC Foundation report highlights the Trump-Pence administration's highly unusual and abusive efforts to quietly roll back critical protections, programs and services for the LGBTQ community.Read more
The Lawsuit Against Trump’s Trans Military Ban
HRC is being represented By Lambda Legal & OutServe-SLDN in the federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Trump administration’s ban on military service by transgender individuals.Read more
We Are With You: Resources for the LGBTQ Community During a Time of Need
To every LGBTQ person across this nation feeling stunned and disheartened by the election results, and questioning if they have a place in our country today, we say this: you do.Read more
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