Content Filed Under: Legislative Victory

Posts regarding victories in local, state, and federal legislatures having to do with non-discrimination.


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Rodrigo Heng-Lehtinen: Reflecting on the Freedom New Hampshire Campaign

By Freedom for All Americans • June 27, 2019, 2:04 pm FFAA's Rodrigo Heng-Lehtinen, in his farewell piece, reflects on the historic campaign in the Granite State to pass comprehensive transgender nondiscrimination protections.
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Historic Win in Massachusetts Caps a Year of Transgender Nondiscrimination Victories

By Shane Stahl • November 9, 2018, 2:48 pm The historic victory of the Yes on 3 campaign in Massachusetts on Tuesday caps a year of major victories upholding transgender nondiscrimination protections nationwide.
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In State After State, Americans Reject Anti-Transgender Discrimination on the Ballot

By Shane Stahl • July 3, 2018, 10:28 am A compilation of instances where voters have rejected anti-transgender discrimination.
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This Week in Nondiscrimination: NH Governor Signs Protections Into Law, A Major Supreme Court Ruling, Litigation Updates, and New MA Polling

By Shane Stahl • June 8, 2018, 6:27 pm A compilation of weekly news regarding nondiscrimination for the first full week of June, 2018.
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BREAKING: New Hampshire Governor Signs Transgender Nondiscrimination Protections Into Law!

By Shane Stahl • June 8, 2018, 1:14 pm Republican Governor Chris Sununu has signed #TransBillNH into law, enacting comprehensive nondiscrimination protections for transgender Granite Staters in housing, employment, and public accommodations.
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Freedom New Hampshire Campaign Leader Linds Jakows Celebrates Long-Awaited Victory

By Shane Stahl • May 9, 2018, 11:52 am Linds Jakows, campaign manager for Freedom New Hampshire, talks through the process of winning comprehensive statewide nondiscrimination protections in the Granite State, and how they arrived at a historic victory.
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BREAKING: In Historic Victory, New Hampshire’s GOP-Led Senate Passes Transgender-Inclusive Nondiscrimination Protections!

By Shane Stahl • May 2, 2018, 6:25 pm In a legislative victory two years in the making, the New Hampshire Senate, by a bipartisan vote of 14-10, voted in favor of a bill, HB 1319, that adds transgender-inclusive nondiscrimination protections to the state’s existing civil rights law.
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So Far, 2018 Has Been Marked by Huge Victories for LGBTQ Non-Discrimination

By Shane Stahl • April 6, 2018, 11:05 pm Legislative and judicial LGBTQ victories in 2018 have continued to build momentum for LGBTQ equality nationwide, even in the face of a presidential administration that has sought to roll back advancements. With 8 months left in the year, here is a sampling of victories so far in 2018.
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This Week in Nondiscrimination: A Historic Victory in Alaska and Anti-LGBTQ Bills Defeated

By Shane Stahl • April 6, 2018, 11:14 am Our weekly news roundup on all things nondiscrimination for the week of April 1.
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Anti-Transgender Legislation Defeated in Tennessee State Senate for 3rd Consecutive Year

By Shane Stahl • April 4, 2018, 1:11 pm On Tuesday, an anti-transgender bathroom bill was killed in the Tennessee state senate, after failing to get a Second in the Judiciary Committee.
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Alaska House Committee Votes to Move LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Bill Forward

By Shane Stahl • March 8, 2018, 5:16 pm In a bold step forward, the Alaska House State Affairs Committee advanced statewide nondiscrimination legislation to the Judiciary Committee yesterday by a bipartisan vote of 4-2.
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MAJOR VICTORY: New Hampshire House Advances Bill to Protect Transgender People from Discrimination

By Shane Stahl • March 7, 2018, 1:15 pm In a federal landscape that has proven increasingly hostile to transgender Americans, New Hampshire has taken an important step forward to showcase their values of freedom and individual liberty for all.
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New Hampshire Non-Discrimination Bill Advances to the House with Recommendation from the Judiciary Committee

By Shane Stahl • February 27, 2018, 12:48 pm The New Hampshire House Judiciary Committee today recommended legislation that would protect transgender people be sent to the House for a full floor vote.
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For the Third Year in a Row, Anti-Transgender Legislation in South Dakota Fails

By Shane Stahl • February 14, 2018, 2:44 pm Lawmakers voted down a bill on February 12 that would have required schools to make their bathroom policies regarding transgender students public.
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Celebrating the One-Year Anniversary of Jacksonville’s Human Rights Ordinance

By Shane Stahl • February 14, 2018, 12:35 pm One year ago today, February 14, the City Council in Jacksonville, Florida passed the #JaxHRO, which updated the Jacksonville Human Rights Ordinance to include protections or LGBTQ people.