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An Executive Order to Prevent Discrimination Against LGBT Workers

Workplace article icon Issue Brief President Obama should take action to prohibit federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT workers.

By Lee Badgett, Crosby Burns, Nan D. Hunter, Jeff Krehely, Christy Mallory, and Brad Sears | Tuesday, February 19, 2013

New Data Demonstrate the Unique Needs of Gay and Transgender Families

LGBT familyA poll from Gallup and the Williams Institute shows why gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender families are more likely to struggle financially than others.

By Katie Miller and Jeff Krehely | Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Twin Freedoms

Catholic support of gay marriage holds sign saying so book_alt2 icon Report The freedoms to worship and to marry are both important American values, and they are wholly compatible with one another.

By Crosby Burns and Jeff Krehely | Thursday, October 4, 2012

Critical Government Surveys Omit Gay and Transgender People

US and rainbow flagsJeff Krehely explains why the federal government needs to collect demographic data on sexual orientation and gender identity.

By Jeff Krehely | Thursday, September 6, 2012

Securing Legal Ties for Children Living in LGBT Families

Jennifer Chrisler, Laura Deaton, and Jeff Krehely show why we need stronger protections for children raised in gay and transgender homes.

By Jennifer Chrisler, Laura Deaton, and Jeff Krehely | Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Gay and Transgender Homeless Youth Face Huge Obstacles

book_alt2 icon Report A new report shows that youth homeless shelters do not have adequate resources to serve gay and transgender youth, write Andrew Phifer and Jeff Krehely.

By Andrew Phifer and Jeff Krehely | Thursday, July 12, 2012

The Freedom to Work, the Freedom to Worship

article icon Issue Brief Crosby Burns and Jeff Krehely examine the religious exemption of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act in more detail and compare it to religious exemptions found in the nation’s major employment nondiscrimination law, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

By Crosby Burns and Jeff Krehely | Monday, June 11, 2012

Crece el apoyo de la Igualdad Matrimonial Entre los Afroamericanos

A raíz del anuncio del presidente Barack Obama que él apoya la igualdad de matrimonio para parejas del mismo sexo, muchos analistas políticos y periodistas se han enfocado sobre el creciente apoyo de los afroamericanos por la igualdad de matrimonio.

By Jeff Krehely | Thursday, May 31, 2012

Support Grows for Marriage Equality Among African Americans

The mainstream media is only telling part of the story about where different races and ethnicities stand on both marriage equality and other equal rights issues for gay people, writes Jeff Krehely.

By Jeff Krehely | Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Runaway and Homeless Youth Act Should Include Gay and Transgender Youth

Melissa Dunn and Jeff Krehely explain why Congress needs to incorporate gay and transgender youth into the act when it comes up for reauthorization next year.

By Melissa Dunn and Jeff Krehely | Thursday, May 10, 2012

A Watershed Moment for Workplace Equality

An Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ruling yesterday provides transgender workers comprehensive protections from employment discrimination. That’s good news for both employees and employers, write Jeff Krehely and Crosby Burns.

By Jeff Krehely and Crosby Burns | Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Unequal Taxation and Undue Burdens for LGBT Families

Jennifer Chrisler, Laura Deaton, and Jeff Krehely outline the problems LGBT families face on tax day and how to solve them.

By Jennifer Chrisler, Laura Deaton, and Jeff Krehely | Tuesday, April 17, 2012

A One-Two Punch for Worker Protection

Jeff Krehely and Crosby Burns argue that gay and transgender workers need both a federal law and contractor executive order to ensure workplace fairness.

By Jeff Krehely and Crosby Burns | Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Supporting Gay and Transgender Youth Most in Need

article icon Issue Brief Melissa Dunn and Jeff Krehely give an overview of gay and transgender homelessness and how to address the problem in light of a White House conference on the topic today.

By Melissa Dunn and Jeff Krehely | Friday, March 9, 2012

Giving Visibility to Gay and Transgender Health Care

CAP’s Jeff Krehely and Kellan Baker interview Brad Clark, Executive Director of One Colorado, about One Colorado’s report on gay and transgender health care in the Centennial State and its national implications.

By Kellan Baker and Jeff Krehely | Tuesday, February 7, 2012