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“When you grow up being gay we get used to being different and we understand there is explicit bias and implicit bias. It’s a sad day for many of us in Connecticut.” – Senator Beth Bye during the Senate vote on Justice Andrew McDonald’s nomination for Chief Justice of the CT Supreme Court. We echo Senator Bye’s … Continue reading Senate Votes NO: Justice McDonald’s Confirmation Defeated
We’re almost there and we can’t stop now – we need you to keep up the pressure to help ensure Justice Andrew McDonald is confirmed as Chief Justice! If confirmed, Justice McDonald will be the first openly gay chief justice in the United States and that matters to our communities. We need a Chief Justice … Continue reading McDonald Confirmation Vote Expected on Tuesday 3/27
So many of you took action last week and urged your Senator to vote YES on Justice McDonald’s nomination for Chief Justice of the CT Supreme Court but our work isn’t over yet. You may have already heard the disappointing and outrageous news from Hartford, that yesterday, in a 75-74 vote in House, we saw … Continue reading Urge your Senator to vote YES on Justice Andrew McDonald for Chief Justice!
HB 6695 has passed the House with an overwhelmingly bi-partisan vote (151-8!) and has moved through the Senate unanimously! The Governor has signed the bill into law and conversion therapy is officially banned in CT – and we couldn’t have done it with you! We also couldn’t have done it without the support of our legislators … Continue reading One More Thing…