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Today, Millions of Floridians Become Eligible for Affordable Health Insurance

 

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.

Pres Obama Includes Gay Parents in Adoption Proclamation

President Obama has included gay parents in a proclamation recognizing November as national adoption month.

UPDATE: FL Now Issuing Birth Certificates That List Married Same-Sex Spouses

Florida Department of Health Now Issuing Birth Certificates
That List Married Same-Sex Spouses

U.S. Department of Education Affirms it is Illegal to Discriminate Against Transgender Students under Title IX

U.S. Department of Education Affirms it is Illegal to
Discriminate Against Transgender Students under Title IX

(ORLANDO, FL) - Today the U.S. Department of Education sent out a letter to the nation’s school districts affirming that it is illegal to discriminate against transgender students under Title IX.

"Say It To My Face"

Written By: Gina Duncan
Equality Florida / TransAction Florida
Transgender Inclusion Director
May 11, 2016

Growing TransAction Florida - Mobilizing To Defend Transgender Rights!

In an environment of increased anti-transgender hysteria and hateful rhetoric, it gives me a great deal of pride to announce the growth of TransAction Florida, Equality Florida's Transgender Inclusion Initiative. 

Liberty Counsel Leader Bringing Gun to Restroom

Statement by Nadine Smith, Executive Director of Equality Florida

"The president of Liberty Counsel, the religious law group behind the recent wave of anti-transgender bathroom bills, announced that she plans to carry a gun with her to the women’s restroom.

Anita Staver's twitter message comes in response to an announcement by Target that the company will not discriminate against transgender customers or employees.