HRC and Other Civil Rights Leaders to Hold Press Conference on Trump's Possible Anti-LGBTQ E.O.

by Adamma Izuegbunam

The Human Rights Campaign and other civil rights leaders will hold a press conference today to discuss a potential Trump executive order that could extend a broad license to discriminate against LGBTQ people. HRC and a broad coalition of other advocates will address persisting rumors and other Trump actions that directly impact LGBTQ women, Muslims, immigrants and other communities he has already specifically targeted. 

WHO: Chad Griffin, Human Rights Campaign; Wade Henderson, Leadership Conference on Civil Rights; Janet Murguía, National Council of La Raza; María Teresa Kumar, Voto Latino; Greisa Martinez, United We Dream; Brenda Abdelall, Muslim Advocates; Winnie Stachelberg, Center for American Progress; Mara Keisling, National Center for Transgender Equality; Rea Carey, National LGBTQ Task Force; Aisha Moodie-Mills, Victory Fund; other leaders

WHAT: Press conference on Donald Trump's possible ‘License to Discriminate’ Executive Order

WHERE: Human Rights Campaign Headquarters, 1640 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036



The Human Rights Campaign is America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer equality. HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people are embraced as full members of society at home, at work and in every community.

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