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National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund reacts to joint address by President Biden
2021-04-29

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Statement from Kierra Johnson, ED, National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund:

"Tonight, the President laid out a broad agenda that would improve the lives of diverse LGBTQ people in this country in so many ways, from the $15 national minimum wage to the infrastructure bill and the new American Families Bill, police reform, the expansion of hate crimes protections, gun control, voting rights and protecting our democracy and more. He prioritized the Equality Act as well, saying 'I also hope Congress can get to my desk the Equality Act to protect the rights of LGBTQ Americans. To all the transgender Americans watching at home — especially the young people who are so brave — I want you to know that your president has your back.'

I believe Congressman John Lewis would be mighty pleased, for the President's speech shows he and Vice-President Harris are all about making good trouble."


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