Pennsylvania

Make sure you are ready for Election Day.

Without comprehensive equal rights legislation at the federal level, LGBTQ people are subject to an inconsistent patchwork of legal protections in their states and local communities. This leaves millions of our most marginalized people at risk of potential discrimination at work and in their daily lives.

That’s why The Human Rights Campaign fights for LGBTQ equality alongside lawmakers at the local and state levels across the country. Find out what HRC is doing in Pennsylvania and how you can help secure equal rights for all of its LGBTQ citizens.

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Communities in Pennsylvania

HRC has communities all over the US, each with initiatives and events based on local priorities for LGBTQ rights and equality. See Pennsylvania’s community below and discover how you can get involved.

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State Scorecard

Not applicable: Housing
Not applicable: Employment
Not applicable: Hate Crimes
Not applicable: Public Accommodations
Not applicable: School Anti-Bullying
Not applicable: Education
Not applicable: Anti-Conversion Therapy
Partially supports: Transgender Healthcare
Supports: Marriage Equality & Other Relationship Recognition
Supports: Gender Marker Updates On Identification Documents
High Priority to Achieve Basic Equality
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Your Elected Officials

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US Senate | Pennsylvania US Senate

97
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US Senate | Pennsylvania US Senate

0
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US House | Pennsylvania District 7

100
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US House | Pennsylvania District 9

0
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US House | Pennsylvania District 13

0
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US House | Pennsylvania District 16

0
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US House | Pennsylvania District 17

94
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US House | Pennsylvania District 18

100
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