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.
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Find out more about HRC’s efforts to secure full federal protections and benefits for the LGBTQ community.
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A National Epidemic: Fatal Anti-Transgender Violence in the United States in 2019
At least 22 transgender and gender non-conforming people have been killed in the United States since the beginning of 2019.Read more
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Sex Discrimination Report
HRC releases its Inclusive Interpretations of Sex Discrimination Law report, which how federal courts have developed a consistent legal narrative regarding discrimination against LGBTQ people.Read more
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