Push to Outlaw Job Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity

President Obama has made the following promise:

"I will place the weight of my administration behind the enactment of the Matthew Shepard Act to outlaw hate crimes and a fully inclusive Employment Non-Discrimination Act to outlaw workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity." — 02/28/08, Obama letter to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Americans

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