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HRC IllinoisHuman Rights Campaign fights for LGBTQ equality in Illinois alongside state and local groups and lawmakers. Find out more about what HRC is doing for LGBTQ equality in Illinois and how you can get involved with the Chicago community.

The existing patchwork of legal protections for LGBTQ people in the United States leaves millions subject to uncertainty and potential discrimination. That’s why the Human Rights Campaign is working with lawmakers and advocates to pass the Equality Act in Congress, as well as strong non-discrimination protections at the state and local levels.

Find out what’s at stake in the 2016 state legislature.

If you are a reporter seeking up to the minute information about measures in Illinois, please email press@hrc.org and/or subscribe to our daily tipsheet.

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