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ACLU Issues Statement on DOJ Rescinding Title VII Protections for Transgender Workers

ACLU Issues Statement on DOJ Rescinding Title VII Protections for Transgender Workers

Oct 5
Attorney General Jeff Sessions reversed a federal government policy yesterday that clarified that transgender people are protected from sex discrimination in the workplace under Title VII.

Civil and Human Rights Coalition Blasts Senate Committee for Advancing Anti-LGBTQ Trump Nominees

Civil and Human Rights Coalition Blasts Senate Committee for Advancing Anti-LGBTQ Trump Nominees

Oct 5
"At a time when our country desperately needs every tool to protect civil rights, the Senate Judiciary Committee has advanced Eric Dreiband - a man who has worked to narrow the scope of civil rights laws enforced by the very office he was chosen to lead"

Drag Queen Trump Supporter Nixed from Popular Miami Brunch Event, to Tour with Milo Yiannopoulos

Drag Queen Trump Supporter Nixed from Popular Miami Brunch Event, to Tour with Milo Yiannopoulos

Oct 5
The conservative Florida drag queen who has been vocal in her support for President Donald Trump was recently nixed from a popular brunch event in Miami.

Trump Nominee Defends Move to Void Gay Worker Protections

Trump Nominee Defends Move to Void Gay Worker Protections

By Richard Lardner | Oct 4
Sam Brownback defended his decision as Kansas governor to scrap an order that barred discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.

Billie Jean King Says She's Upset with Women Who Voted Trump

Billie Jean King Says She's Upset with Women Who Voted Trump

Oct 4
Tennis icon Billie Jean King says she is upset with the many white women who voted for Donald Trump, saying they "really don't like themselves."

Biden in Alabama to Campaign for Democrat Jones for Senate

Biden in Alabama to Campaign for Democrat Jones for Senate

By Kim Chandler | Oct 4
Standing before cheering supporters in the deeply red state of Alabama, former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday urged Alabama voters to send Democrat Doug Jones to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions in the U.S. Senate.

Dems Push for Gun Safety Bills; GOP Legislation in Limbo

Dems Push for Gun Safety Bills; GOP Legislation in Limbo

By Matthew Daly | Oct 3
Democrats are renewing calls for gun safety legislation after the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, but their pleas are falling on deaf ears in the Republican-controlled Congress.

Trump to Point Out Efforts to Undo Obama Regulations

Trump to Point Out Efforts to Undo Obama Regulations

By Laurie Kellman | Oct 2
President Donald Trump has set out to upend some of President Barack Obama's regulations, which he says circumvented Congress in the first place and cost American businesses and the economy billions of dollars.

Los Angeles Voters Back at Polls to Fill Open Assembly Seat

Los Angeles Voters Back at Polls to Fill Open Assembly Seat

By Kathleen Ronayne | Oct 1
Voters in northeastern Los Angeles are heading to the polls yet again Tuesday for a packed primary to fill a vacant state Assembly seat.

New Season of 'SNL' Roars Back By Mocking Donald Trump Early

New Season of 'SNL' Roars Back By Mocking Donald Trump Early

By Mark Kennedy | Oct 1
The new season of "Saturday Night Live" wasted no time getting topical - or mocking Donald Trump.

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