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Gov. Abbott Admits Targeting “Transgender Bathrooms” To Promote Discrimination, Not Enhance Public Safety July 31, 2017 at 1:55 pm These bills exist for one reason, and it's not safety. Simply put, they target transgender Texans for discrimination. Now, Governor Greg Abbott is admitting as much.
Tell the house: No on HB 46 & HB 50! July 29, 2017 at 7:06 am Right now, your representative is under serious pressure to support these horrible anti-transgender bills. Rush a message urging them to say NO to HB 46 and HB 50!
Right now, my son’s life is on the line and I need your help. July 26, 2017 at 12:48 pm My son Landon is transgender. In his words that means his mind hasn't always matched his body.
#TransTuesday: Fight Back! July 25, 2017 at 6:30 am This #TransTuesday, Equality Texas​ highlights a conversation between three mothers of transgender children in San Antonio about the political climate in Texas.
Urgent: All Hands On Deck! July 23, 2017 at 11:42 pm With only 26 days left to stop their discriminatory bathroom bills before the end of special session, Equality Texas is ramping up our statewide organizing efforts like never before—and we need your help.
Texas ‘Bathroom Bills’: Protesters Flood Statehouse Against Bills July 23, 2017 at 9:10 pm At its core, Senate Bill 3 only exists for the sole purpose of demonizing and stigmatizing transgender Texans, says Equality Texas CEO Chuck Smith. Watch this report from NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt from Sunday, July 23, 2017.
For Immediate Release: LGBTQ Coalition Speaks Out Against Anti-Transgender Bills on Day of Testimony in Senate Committee July 21, 2017 at 12:06 pm Today, the Texas Senate State Affairs Committee hears testimony on the anti-transgender legislation SB3 and SB91.
Phone Bank for Equality! July 20, 2017 at 1:26 pm We need your help to defend equality and fairness in Texas! It may be summer time, but the LGBTQ community is still under attack.
The LAST thing Dan Patrick wants July 20, 2017 at 1:18 pm Late last night Sen. Lois Kolkhorst introduced not one, but TWO anti-transgender “bathroom bills” (SB 91 and SB 3) that seek to effectively ban transgender people from all public gender-segregated facilities—including in schools.
FAQs for SB 3 and SB 91 Committee Hearings July 20, 2017 at 9:56 am The Senate Committee on State Affairs will hear witness testimony on SB 3 and SB 91, also known as anti-trangender "bathroom bills" on Friday, July 21st, starting in the morning in Capitol Extension Room E 1.036