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For Immediate Release: Equality Texas Condemns Discriminatory SB6; Efforts Should Focus on Actual Sexual Assaults April 12, 2017 at 2:00 pm SB6 is discrimination. Discrimination is not the solution to sexual assault; neither is it effective for victim advocacy.
For Immediate Release: SB 522 Passed to Engrossment on Vote of 21-10, Statement from Chuck Smith, CEO of Equality Texas April 11, 2017 at 1:30 pm Religious liberty is an organizing principle of American democracy and the birthright of every Texan. Our constitution and state laws already protect that right.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Equality, Civil Liberties Groups Denounce Shameful Deal Pitting Rights of Transgender Texans Against Planned Parenthood Funding April 10, 2017 at 10:00 am Texas House Members Used Discriminatory ‘Bathroom’ Amendment as Bargaining Chip to Defund Planned Parenthood's Health Care Services for Low-Income Women
Statement by Equality Texas’ CEO Chuck Smith on NCAA’s Decision to Consider North Carolina for Championship Games April 4, 2017 at 3:10 pm Statement by Equality Texas' CEO Chuck Smith on NCAA's Decision to Consider North Carolina for Championship Games
‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Sara Ramirez Joins Largest Gathering of LGBTQ Equality Advocates During This Legislative Session March 20, 2017 at 2:40 pm ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Sara Ramirez Joins Largest Gathering of LGBTQ Equality Advocates During This Legislative Session
Monday Press Event: ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Sara Ramirez Joins Groups to Advocate for Pro-LGBTQ Equality Policies at the Capitol March 18, 2017 at 2:09 pm Monday Press Event: 'Grey's Anatomy' Star Sara Ramirez Joins Groups to Advocate for Pro-LGBTQ Equality Policies at the Capitol
Texas Senate Moves Closer to Passing Discriminatory SB6 – “Bathroom Bill” March 14, 2017 at 5:24 pm Texas Senate Moves Closer to Passing Discriminatory SB6 - “Bathroom Bill"
ALERT: Senate to vote 3/14/17 on SB6 March 14, 2017 at 11:47 am ALERT: Senate to vote 3/14/17 on SB6
For Immediate Release: Civil and Religious Liberties Groups, Sexual Assault Experts, Faith Leaders, Parents Call for Rejection of Discriminatory ‘Bathroom’ Bill March 7, 2017 at 5:55 pm For Immediate Release: Equality Texas Holds Press Event to Protect “All” Texas Children, Especially Their Own Kids Parents, Pastors, Sexual Assault Experts Speak Out Against Bathroom Bill
MEDIA ADVISORY: Parents, Pastors, Sexual Assault Experts Speak Out Against Bathroom Bill March 7, 2017 at 7:30 am MEDIA ADVISORY: Civil and Religious Liberties Groups, Sexual Assault Experts, Faith Leaders, Parents Call for Rejection of Discriminatory ‘Bathroom’ Bill