But with the usual exchange of barbs came a new set of warnings from business groups to Texas lawmakers passing bills that restrict LGBT rights will take a toll on the Texas economy, pointing to California's announcement as a portent of things to come. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra's.
California is seen as one of the most liberal states in the U. S. in regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender LGBT rights, which have received nationwide recognition since the 1960s. Same-sex sexual activity has been legal in the state since 1976. Discrimination protections regarding sexual orientation and gender.
The governor of Georgia vetoed a pending anti-LGBT religious freedom bill after HRC President Chad Griffin reached out to Hollywood to cease production. On Thursday, HRC released its 2018 Corporate Equality Index CEI showing that i120 companies in California are among “a record number of the.
In 2014, California law enforcement agencies reported 187 hate crimes against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, down from 277 in 2010.
California passed a bill prohibiting state-funded business travel to states that discriminate against the LGBT community.
A new law that bars the use of state funds for travel to anti-LGBT states is hitting UC and Cal State student researchers and athletes.
Pat McCrory, whose approval of an anti-gay law has set off a firestorm of opposition from the business community. The California Endowment, a $3.5-billion institutional investor, wrote to the CEOs of Lilly and Anthem warning that it would consider disinvesting from them and other Indiana companies if the.
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California's attorney general blocked state-funded travel to four states on Thursday in response to what he considers anti-LGBT rights laws. "California may be able to stop their state employees, but they can't stop all the businesses that are fleeing over taxation and regulation and relocating to Texas,".
Eventually corporate leaders and businesses will learn that anti-gay bigotry is bad for business. A-1 Self Storage Company Terry Caster is the owner. It is a family third generation run company. They have over 40 locations in California. The Californians Against Hate blog reports “Mr. Caster and his family.
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A business owner's "freedom of. A business owner's "freedom of speech" trumps California's. California Judge Rules for Antigay Baker Who Refused Cake to.
A small coterie of groups now comprise the hard core of the anti-gay. bill in California would. anti-gay religious organizations in America.
CALIFORNIA Court Rules For Anti-Gay Baker. February 6. This law applies to all businesses in California, including hotels and motels, restaurants.