Monthly Archives: March 2016

Mississippi Senate Passes Sweeping Anti-LGBT Religious Freedom Bill – The Republican-dominated Mississippi Senate voted 28-18 on Thursday in its final procedural act to advance what critics say is the most sweeping anti-LGBT legislation in the United States, allowing…

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March 31, 2016 at 04:55PM


Starbucks joins more than 100 companies asking N.C. to repeal ‘anti-LGBT’ law – The letter originally came out on Tuesday with the signatures of more than 80 executives from companies like Apple (AAPL, Tech30), Google (GOOG), Twitter (TWTR, Tech30) and Facebook (FB, Tech30). N…

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March 31, 2016 at 03:47PM

Addressing LGBT Health Disparities Across the Board – When President Obama, joined by leaders throughout his Administration and in Congress, fought to pass the Affordable Care Act, he did it for one overwhelming reason: to ensure that every American h…

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March 31, 2016 at 10:05AM

Five Things LGBT Ohioans Need to Know about the Affordable Care Act – Get Covered America – Columbus, OH – This month, Ohioans will come together in communities throughout the state for LGBT Pride Month events, which celebrate the many contributions and achievements of lesbian, gay, bisex…

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March 31, 2016 at 02:09PM

North Carolina faces business boycott over anti-LGBT law – RALEIGH –North Carolina is the latest state to face a business backlash over a law that many consider anti-gay. This week, Georgia’s governor vetoed a similar religious liberty bill. But North Car…

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March 31, 2016 at 06:43PM

Working list: Who has spoken for, against NC’s new LGBT law – Since North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed a controversial new LGBT bill into law March 23, corporations, government officials, universities and prominent newsmakers have come out staunchly again…

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March 31, 2016 at 04:34PM

90+ Business Leaders Urge North Carolina Repeal Anti-LGBT Law | Human Rights Campaign – Today, HRC and Equality NC, the state organization working to secure equal rights and justice for LGBT North Carolinians, announced that executives from Bank of America, American Airlines, Cisco, M…

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March 31, 2016 at 06:33PM

North Carolina’s anti-LGBTQ law is drawing a big backlash from businesses – North Carolina’s controversial new law bans nondiscrimination protections for LGBTQ people and stops transgender people in schools and government buildings from using the bathroom that corresponds …

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March 31, 2016 at 07:56PM

Gay Rights Just Won in Georgia Because Money Always Wins – Oh, look, it’s Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, double half-gainer with three twists! “I believe it is a matter of character for our state,” Deal said in announcing his veto. “Our people every day wor…

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March 31, 2016 at 02:41PM

Global health group takes on gay conversion therapy – BBC News – The world’s largest organisation for psychiatrists – the World Psychiatric Association – has announced their opposition to the so-called practice of “gay conversion” or “reparative” therapy, declar…

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March 31, 2016 at 03:32PM

Same-Sex Couples Can Now Adopt Children In All 50 States – A federal judge ruled Thursday that Mississippi’s ban on same-sex couples adopting children is unconstitutional, making gay adoption legal in all 50 states.  U.S. District Judge Daniel Jordan issue…

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March 31, 2016 at 09:20PM

The 6 states with the worst financial literacy – FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. The 6 least financially literate states (WalletHub) April is National Finan…

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March 31, 2016 at 05:38PM

Eight Things Chinese Money Is Buying in America Right Now – Chinese companies, driven by favorable government policies and a desire to gain overseas assets, are on an unprecedented acquisition spree in the U.S. They’ve announced a record $40.5 billion of U….

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March 31, 2016 at 01:54PM

California becomes first state in the nation to approve $15 minimum wage – California lawmakers on Thursday approved a historic piece of legislation that will raise the minimum wage from $10 to $15 per hour over the next six years, ushering the state to the forefront of a…

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March 31, 2016 at 08:23PM

Why investors wait until April to fund their IRA – Some investors are loath to fund their IRA until the last minute, waiting until shortly before the April 15 deadline, a practice that can affect the returns on their retirement portfolios. Although…

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March 31, 2016 at 05:50PM

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