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Today, October 1st, nearly 3 million more Floridians become eligible to receive quality, affordable health insurance through the Insurance Marketplace (previously called “Exchanges”) created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as "Obamacare."
Visiting HealthCare.gov is your first step toward obtaining quality, affordable health insurance through the Marketplace.
President Obama has included gay parents in a proclamation recognizing November as national adoption month.
Written By: Carlos Guillermo Smith, Public Policy Specialist
News arrived Thursday that Senator Charlie Dean filed SB 1464, the senate version to Rep. Frank Artiles’ discriminatory and anti-transgender legislation, HB 583. While these bills are not identical, the intent behind them is the same -- to target and dehumanize the transgender community AND rollback human rights protections we fought so hard to achieve across many areas of our state.
Barbara & Lea Acosta-Meshna
Dr. Petra Doan
TransAction Advisory Board Spotlight
It has been an eventful year! After years of waiting Floridians now have marriage equality! But, the fight isn't over. LGBT individuals in Florida who were married on Saturday can still be legally fired from their job on Monday. We have to keep the momentum going throughout Florida to eliminate discrimination in the workplace and pass the Florida Competitive Workforce Act!
Claudia Thomas & Christa Teno:
Florida Couple’s Marriage in the Great White North Finally Recognized in the Sunshine State