Top LGBTQ Headlines You Might Have Missed This Week: Oct. 24-28, 2016
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- •Election CountdownShe’s got the eye of the tiger — and you’re going to hear her roar (for Hillary)...Trump outlines a dangerous and grim first 100 days in office...Breaking — Bloomberg reports Trump campaign engaging in voter suppression...Hillary Clinton and FLOTUS in NC...#turnOUT in the Sunshine State....Hillary Clinton lays out bold plan to combat bullying in schools.
- •HRC in the NewsHRC releases FL ad featuring Pulse survivor as early voting begins…USA Today headlines HRC’s unprecedented effort to get out vote for Hillary Clinton & other pro-equality candidates…New HRC digital ad features mother of Pulse Nightclub victim urging Americans to honor son by voting for Hillary Clinton...HRC endorses John Gregg for Ind. Governor over “mini-Pence” opponent...HRC joins resolution on intersex awareness day...HRC joins with 42 Sens, calls on McCain to drop anti-LGBTQ language in NDAA
- •The Poison of HB2Watch: NBC highlights how opposition to HB2 is driving early voting in North Carolina...In blistering takedown of Pat McCrory, Raleigh News & Observer endorses Roy Cooper for NC Governor...A whopping 730 more NC jobs lost as McCrory continues to put discrimination first…Sixty-six reasons not to vote for Pat McCrory...Raleigh News & Observer excoriates state official over “preposterous” claim that HB2 hasn’t hurt NC economy.
- •Allies for EqualityAMB. Susan Rice to address Obama Admin’s LGBTQ legacy...Salt Lake Tribune calls on public schools to “end silence” on LGBTQ people...LGBTQ-friendly affordable housing in Philly...FT’s top 50 future LGBT leaders...Usaid to prohibit anti-LGBTQ discrimination in all contracts...Jason Collins, FTW…Orlando magic creates heartwarming tribute to Pulse...World Bank appoints Clifton Cortez as first-ever senior advisor on SOGI issues.