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Lindsay Mahowald is a research assistant with the LGBTQ Research and Communications Project at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, Mahowald interned with the Center for Strategic and International Studies, writing literature reviews and creating statistical models for defense economics projects. She has also interned for Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), assisting both with communications and policy research. Mahowald graduated with highest honors from Oberlin College in 2020 with a B.A. in politics and economics. She specializes in the quantitative analysis of social movements and public policy.

By Lindsay Mahowald
Discrimination and Experiences Among LGBTQ People in the US: 2020 Survey ResultsCenter for American ProgressApril 21, 2021
Millions Will Gain Nondiscrimination Protections Under the Equality ActCenter for American ProgressApril 20, 2021
Making the Case for Chosen Family in Paid Family and Medical Leave PoliciesCenter for American ProgressFebruary 16, 2021
Lessening the Pandemic’s Burden on LGBTQ Workers and FamiliesCenter for American ProgressFebruary 11, 2021
Government Strategies To Address the Coronavirus Must Include Targeted Assistance for LGBTQ CommunitiesCenter for American ProgressFebruary 1, 2021
Improving the Lives and Rights of LGBTQ People in AmericaCenter for American ProgressJanuary 12, 2021
Supreme Court Case Could Give Taxpayer-Funded Service Providers a Broad License To Discriminate Against LGBTQ PeopleCenter for American ProgressOctober 20, 2020
Repealing the Affordable Care Act Would Have Devastating Impacts on LGBTQ PeopleCenter for American ProgressOctober 15, 2020
The State of the LGBTQ Community in 2020Center for American ProgressOctober 6, 2020
The Trump Administration’s Latest Attack on Transgender People Facing HomelessnessCenter for American ProgressSeptember 3, 2020