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Biden signs EO implementing Supreme Court ruling for LGBTQ rights

Today on Inauguration Day, we are encouraged to see a dramatic shift in the incoming president’s commitment to LGBTQ equality, which includes an Executive Order on his first day of office to ensure the federal government fully implements the Supreme Court’s ruling last summer that the protections against sex discrimination in the Civil Rights Act cover LGBTQ people.

Under this new administration, we remain steadfast in our commitment to move equality forward and address the disparities still facing LGBTQ Virginians, particularly Black, brown, trans, and non-binary communities.

Click here to read the article about this important move at the federal level for LGBTQ equality.