Florida Competitive Workforce Act

[Action Alert] Tallahassee Needs to Hear From You

Submitted by mallory on February 7, 2012 - 2:32pm

Click here to send a noteAt this very moment, dozens of citizen lobbyists from across Florida are working the halls of the capitol and telling their stories as part of Equality Florida's 2012 Lobby Days. By sending a message to your state Representative and Senator right now, you'll double the impact our team can have on those who make the laws that effect our lives.

NEWS RELEASE: Florida Legislators push for statewide LGBT nondiscrimination protections

Submitted by Brittany on August 11, 2015 - 2:23pm

Legislators push for statewide LGBT nondiscrimination protections

As cases show, real discrimination persists
despite gains in some areas

August 11, 2015

The assistant manager of a hospital department in Kissimmee was commended often and promoted twice. But in November he was fired, after what he described as months of teasing about his sexual orientation from a new boss.

Deputy Director, Stratton Pollitzer, Addresses Crowd at Luncheon with Top Miami-area Mayors and Business People

Submitted by stratton on February 9, 2012 - 5:19pm

Equality Florida backs Competitive Workforce Act

Equality Florida 's top priority in the current legislative session is passage of the Florida Competitive Workforce Act, which would add sexual orientation and gender expression as protected in employment, housing and public accommodations, the group's deputy director said at a Miami event on Thursday.