February 8, 2018

Urban Milwaukee, LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce, February 7, 2018- Jason Rae, President & CEO of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce, released this statement today on Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) pushing anti-LGBT legislation. “It’s shameful that WMC is pushing legislation that will roll back protections local communities in Wisconsin have …

February 7, 2018

Human Rights Campaign, Ianthe Metzger, February 6, 2018- Today, HRC, Fair Wisconsin, the statewide group working to advance equality for LGBTQ Wisconsinites, the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce and Freedom for All Americans, a bipartisan campaign to secure full nondiscrimination protections for LGBTQ people nationwide, announced their opposition to two pieces …

February 7, 2018

The Column, Andy Birkey, February 5, 2018- South Dakota Republican lawmakers in South Dakota have introduced legislation aimed at preventing gender identity and transgender issues from being discussed in the state’s schools, the Argus Leader reports: South Dakota lawmakers are set to consider what students should be taught about gender identity …

February 5, 2018

Des Moines Register, Brianne Pfannenstiel and Courtney Crowder, January 31, 2018- Iowa House Republicans introduced a bill Wednesday that would protect schools and businesses that choose to limit transgender people’s access to restrooms. House File 2164 seeks to rewrite portions of the Iowa Civil Rights Act, which grants transgender Iowans legal protections against discrimination …