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posted Friday, January 4, 2019 - Volume 47 Issue 01
Celebrate the return of pro-LGBTQ majority in US House
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Celebrate the return of pro-LGBTQ majority in US House

GLAAD congratulates Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who has pledged to make equality a top priority

NEW YORK (January 3, 2019) - GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today issued the following statement celebrating the return of a more inclusive, pro-LGBTQ Congress in Washington, DC. The newly [Democratic]-controlled United States House of Representatives, led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi, will be the first pro-equality chamber of Congress since 2015.

'It is a welcome relief that fair-minded, pro-equality lawmakers have returned to the majority in the US House, and now it's time for them to roll up their sleeves and get to work for all marginalized communities, including LGBTQ Americans,' said Sarah Kate Ellis, president and CEO of GLAAD. 'As the Trump administration continues to roll back equality in an effort to erase LGBTQ Americans from the nation, we need allies like Speaker Pelosi fighting for us in Congress.'

President Trump and his administration have worked to erase LGBTQ people from the fabric of this nation since the start of 2017. In fact, the administration has authorized 88 direct anti-LGBTQ attacks in that time, including ... seeking to ban transgender Americans from serving our nation. GLAAD has tracked the Trump administration and every anti-LGBTQ action with its Trump Accountability Project. For more about these, go to www.glaad.org/trump.

GLAAD rewrites the script for LGBTQ acceptance. As a dynamic media force, GLAAD tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to cultural change. GLAAD protects all that has been accomplished and creates a world where everyone can live the life they love. For more information, please visit www.glaad.org or connect with GLAAD on Facebook and Twitter.

Courtesy of GLAAD

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