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Looking Out: Poll finds overwhelming support for LGBT employment nondiscrimination law
Looking Out: Poll finds overwhelming support for LGBT employment nondiscrimination law

Due to the government shutdown, progress on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) -- which would ban discrimination in hiring based on gender identity or sexual orientation -- has stalled. But when things get back to normal in Washington, LGBT rights advocates seeking to get the act passed by the end of the year now have numbers on their side. A poll conducted by a former Mitt Romney data guy Alex Lundry and released Monday by Politico shows a firm majority of Americans support a federal law that would protect LGBT employees in their workplaces. And, in fact, eight out of 10 voters surveyed said they thought federal non-discrimination protections in employment already existed. ...

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