Texas, USA: Waco City Council Considers LGBT Protections

Written by scott on January 21st, 2013

TexasAfter Susan Duty realized LGBT workers in Texas could legally be discriminated against in employment because of who they are, she started looking into what she could do locally in Waco.

“It means something to me,” she said, adding that she has a gay brother and gay friends. “I wanted to do something about it.”

Duty, a straight ally, attended an Equality Texas event a few months ago, learning that the state doesn’t offer protections against anti-LGBT job discrimination. Legislation has been filed for the current legislative session to add the statewide protections.

Authored By Anna Waugh – See the Full Story at the Dallas Voice

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