EQCA Call to Action Tell California Governor Brown to Support AB 959

Important for Californians, a model for other states…

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LGBT Disparities Reduction Act

Posted by Melanie Nathan, September, 15, 2015.

This call to action to urge California Governor Jerry Brown to support the LGBT Disparities Reduction Act, AB 959, has been sent tout by EQCA – please participate and pass around:

As LGBT people in California, we are invisible. We’re invisible because the state isn’t counting us – and we need your help to change that. Click here to urge Governor Brown to support AB 959, which would ensure that sexual orientation and gender identity data are collected along with other important demographic information that help determine state policies and funding.

If we’re not counted – we don’t count, at least not when it comes to the state budget.

We're Not CountedThis means that unless you take action today there will be:

  • Not enough help coming for the 40% of homeless kids who are LGBT;
  • No new support for lesbians who…

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