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Posted on 2018-02-02 by Brittany.
Equality Florida Applauds Vote Rejecting Attack on Consitutional Right to PrivacyMeasure Expected Return for Vote By the Full Constitutional Review Commission  
Posted on 2018-02-02 by Brittany.
Equality Florida's Statement on Amazon Relocation ​
Posted on 2018-02-01 by Brittany.
Equality Florida to Honor Sponsors of Jacksonville's  Human Rights Ordinance Jacksonville CIty Council Vice President Aaron Bowman, City Council Member Jim Love and City Council Member Tommy Hazouri will receive the Voice for Equality Award at Equality Florida's annual Greater Jacksonville Gala  
Posted on 2018-01-23 by Brittany.
Equality Florida to Honor Regions Bank, Tampa City Councilman at Annual Gala Regions Bank will receive the Corporate Voice for Equality Award and Tampa CIty Councilman Guido Maniscalco will receive the Ally for Equality Award at Equality Florida's Tampa Gala  
Posted on 2018-01-10 by Brittany.
Equality Florida 2018 Legislative Agenda
Posted on 2018-01-10 by Brittany.
Amid nationwide rise in anti-LGBTQ legislation on the state level, GLAAD and Equality Florida release guide for reporting on LGBTQ issues in Florida  
Posted on 2017-12-20 by Brittany.
  FLORIDA’S PATCHWORK OF LGBTQ NONDISCRIMINATION PROTECTIONS MIRRORS NATIONWIDE REPORT BY U.S. COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS
Posted on 2017-11-29 by Brittany.
Florida Small Business Owners Support Equality for LGBTQ PeopleNew Polling Finds Majority Support for Nondiscrimination Protections    
Posted on 2017-10-17 by Brittany.
  Equality Florida Applauds Bipartisan Filing of the Florida Competitive Workforce ActThe legislation will prohibit discrimination against LGBTQ Floridians
Posted on 2017-10-10 by Brittany.
By Alejandro Acosta HIV Advocacy Project Coordinator
Posted on 2017-10-06 by Brittany.
On Tuesday, the Miami-Dade Board of Commissioners rejected a proposed ban on conversion therapy, a harmful practice I can speak to all too well. After 23 years in the conversion therapy and ex-gay world I tried everything to change my sexual orientation as a gay man, nothing worked. I was a respected "ex-gay" leader, an ordained minister, as well as the Executive Vice President of Exodus International and spoke out frequently about "change" and "freedom from homosexuality."
Posted on 2017-10-06 by Brittany.
ORLANDO, FL — Today Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued new guidance that gives a “license to discriminate” to federal agencies, contractors and grantees seeking religious exemptions from federal laws, rules and regulations. 
Posted on 2017-10-03 by Brittany.
Today, the Miami-Dade County Commission voted 4-7 against an ordinance that would ban so-called "conversion therapy." Equality Florida’s Senior Policy Director, Hannah Willard, provided the following statement:
Posted on 2017-10-02 by hannah.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Media Contact: Hannah Willard, Senior Policy Director: 407-451-5460 Nadine Smith, Executive Director: 813-817-6093 Equality Florida Statement on Mass Shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 - In response to the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Equality Florida’s Executive Director, Nadine Smith, provided the following statement: