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Metcalfe vows to BLOCK Fairness Act in Facebook Rant; Calls other Reps “Liberal Losers”; Refers to Rep. Brian Sims as “Lying Homosexual”

Daryl Metcalfe is at it again.  Today, in a rant on his official State Representative PageMetcalfe told his constituents he will “block all substantive Democrat legislation sent to [the House State Government] committee.”  This includes the PA Fairness Act that Metcalfe has continually blocked nearly eight years. Continue reading.

OUR VIEW: Mango’s anti-trans commercial rooted in fear mongering and false understanding

Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Candidate Paul Mango’s recent transphobic television ad looks to warn us that anti-discrimination legislation in Pennsylvania “will give anyone the right to decide which gender restroom they can use.”  But the idea that transgender men and women are somehow frivolous in deciding which public restroom they’ll use is based on a complete misunderstanding, and on a denial of the validity of transgender identities. (more…)

Equality PA Endorsements – Round #3 (PA Senate)

Equality Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth’s leading LGBTQ advocacy organization, has endorsed a slate of candidates for election to the Pennsylvania Senate. Continue reading.

Equality Pennsylvania Endorsements – Round #2

Equality Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth’s leading LGBTQ advocacy organization has endorsed a slate of additional candidates for election to the Pennsylvania General Assembly. Continue reading.

John Fetterman earns Equality PA Endorsement for Lieutenant Governor

Harrisburg, PA – Equality Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth’s leading LGBTQ advocacy organization has endorsed Braddock Mayor John Fetterman for Lieutenant Governor during the state’s upcoming Primary Election on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

“I am so incredibly proud to have received this endorsement. It really means the world to me. I am deeply grateful and honored,” said Fetterman. “My career is first and foremost about making sure that forgotten Pennsylvanians have a voice, and LGBTQ people are absolutely a forgotten community in our Commonwealth. LGBTQ Pennsylvanians still don’t have basic discrimination protection, and that’s ridiculous! It is of the utmost importance to me that LGBTQ Pennsylvanians feel they can trust me to stand up for equality.”

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