As the bumper-sticker says, “Everything is bigger in Texas.” So when a federal judge in Texas ruled last week that LGBT workers are protected from employment discrimination based on their gender identity and sexual orientation, it was a big deal.…
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On Thursday, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, effectively allowing businesses to refuse to serve gay customers. In the days since, some companies have responded by restricting or terminating their investments in Indiana.
The U.S. Senate is planning to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act this week. Whether it passes in the U.S. House of Representatives is another matter.