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Kavanaugh confirmed. What you can do now. October 6, 2018 at 3:01 pm It is a sad state of affairs that the United States Senate today confirmed the appointment of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to a lifetime appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court after he displayed a lack of truthfulness under oath before the Senate Judiciary Committee, and failed to show the judicial temperament required of a fair and impartial Justice.
Statement from Equality Texas on Politifact Texas report October 5, 2018 at 4:43 pm Regarding the PolitiFact Texas statement issued on October 4, 2018, "Beto O'Rourke says that in Texas, you can be 'too gay' to adopt a foster child", please see the following statements from Equality Texas
Brett Kavanaugh: Unfit to Serve October 1, 2018 at 4:24 pm If we look to any character trait as mandatory in a Supreme Court Justice, it is honestly. Judge Brett Kavanaugh's willing dishonesty shows that he is unfit for the office he seeks.
Unlike any other …..Unite the Fight! September 18, 2018 at 1:26 pm Unite the Fight is the annual gala for The Equality Alliance. Benefits 5 charities, including Equality Texas
Get off the couch August 28, 2018 at 3:35 pm There are less than 75 days until Election Day! It has never been more important for you to show up to the polls and vote in the November General Election in Texas.
Equality Texas Foundation & Texas Health Institute Announce a New $250,000 Contract and a First of Its Kind Texas Research Capacity-Building Project to Improve the Quality of Healthcare for Transgender Texans August 28, 2018 at 1:08 pm Austin, Texas – August 28, 2018 – Equality Texas Foundation and Texas Health Institute announced today an exciting new $250,000 contract awarded to the Texas Health Institute and the Equality Texas Foundation for TransFORWARD: A Statewide Transgender-Powered Research Collaborative in Texas. The project will engage transgender Texans in a ground-breaking research capacity-building project to improve the lives and health of transgender Texans.
At least 30 LGBTQ Candidates on the November Ballot! Queer the Vote, Y’all August 27, 2018 at 1:30 pm 52 LGBTQ candidates ran for office in Texas in the March primaries. And now, 30 LGBTQ candidates are still standing with a chance to win important races up and down the ballot in the November general election in what could become a historic election for the LGBTQ community and its supporters.
How we’re celebrating Women’s Equality Day August 24, 2018 at 4:15 pm This Sunday, August 26, is Women’s Equality Day, when we celebrate the 98th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. As we honor the suffragists who fought for decades to secure women’s right to vote, we’re gearing up our voter turnout efforts across the state in a big way!
Will you hire me if I’m gay? August 24, 2018 at 9:00 am Think discrimination against LGBTQ professionals is a thing of the past? Photographer Alicia Verdier knows otherwise. Read Alicia’s story here.
We Won’t Go Back! August 21, 2018 at 6:30 pm We have to keep up the pressure on Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz to vote NO on confirming Brett Kavanaugh to a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court. Our rights are at risk if Kavanaugh is confirmed. Will you take a stand and tell Senators Cornyn and Cruz: We won’t go back?