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President Obama has included gay parents in a proclamation recognizing November as national adoption month.
Adoption experts urge Florida Senate to
reject discriminatory adoption bill
Fewer children will be adopted if bias replaces
the best interest of each child
April 17, 2015
Jim Harper, Media/Communications, [email protected]
In a bipartisan vote, the Florida Senate on Tuesday gave final approval to a bill designed to help more foster children find permanent homes. The bill also removes an outdated and unconstitutional ban on gays and lesbians adopting children.
Former Senate President Don Gaetz, R-Destin, spoke eloquently in urging his colleagues not to be swayed by objections that the measure might go against the religious principles of some private, taxpayer-supported adoption agencies.
Conversion Therapy - The Quiet Killer
Written By: Gina Duncan, Director of Transgender Inclusion
Florida House votes for discrimination
Adoption bill is unlikely to become law, but it still hurts Florida's reputation
In an ugly symbolic move, the Florida House on Thursday approved an Indiana-style discrimination bill that gives taxpayer-funded adoption agencies a “license to discriminate” against gay and lesbian couples looking to adopt.