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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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
Presidential Candidate Joe Biden on LGBTQ Issues
HRC sent our 2020 Presidential Questionnaire to all candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination. Read Joe Biden's responses.Read more
Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren on LGBTQ Issues
HRC sent our 2020 Presidential Questionnaire to all candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination. Read Elizabeth Warren's responses.Read more
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