USA, Texas: Houston Mayor Wants City to Pass Anti Discrimination Law

Written by scott on September 21st, 2013

Houston Mayor Annise ParkerOpenly lesbian Mayor Annise Parker wants Houston to join San Antonio and pass a non discrimination ordinance for its LGBT citizens.

LGBTQ Nation reports:

“It is absolutely something we should do, and the majority of council members have publicly stated they are in support of a nondiscrimination ordinance,” said Annise Parker, the first openly gay mayor of a major American city. “But this is an issue that requires all of council to be engaged and agree it is time to move it forward. When it happens, we will do that.” Unlike other Texas municipalities, Houston has a charter amendment that makes the council unable to pass an ordinance without voter approval.

Small steps…

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1 Comments so far ↓

  1. Laurie York says:

    Go Houston! End discrimination.

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