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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Virtual Phone Banking
We need to communicate safe voting options for HRC supporters and pro-equality voters in states that will help decide this election.Read more
WATCH: Join Vice President Joe Biden and HRC President Alphonso David for a Special Event
The event will be livestreamed at 6:30pm EDT on hrc.org as well as HRC's Facebook, Twitter and YouTube channels.Read more
Resources for the LGBTQ Community Around COVID-19
This is a global health crisis, and as we’re seeing in the government’s lagging response, our work is more necessary than ever.Read more
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