Congressional LGBTQ Equality Caucus

Congressional LGBTQ Equality Caucus The bipartisan LGBTQ+ Equality Caucus is strongly committed to achieving the full enjoyment of human rights for LGBTQ+ people in the U.S. and around the world.
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On Bi+ Visibility Day, and every day, we recognize the achievements of all our Bi-cons.  To the bisexual and pansexual c...
09/23/2021

On Bi+ Visibility Day, and every day, we recognize the achievements of all our Bi-cons.

To the bisexual and pansexual community – we see you and we celebrate you.
#bivisibilityday

On Bi+ Visibility Day, and every day, we recognize the achievements of all our Bi-cons.

To the bisexual and pansexual community – we see you and we celebrate you.
#bivisibilityday

Thanks to Vice Chair @repmikequigley for leading this letter ahead of President Biden’s meeting with President Zelensky ...
08/30/2021

Thanks to Vice Chair @repmikequigley for leading this letter ahead of President Biden’s meeting with President Zelensky this week.

Thanks to Vice Chair @repmikequigley for leading this letter ahead of President Biden’s meeting with President Zelensky this week.

08/12/2021

Happy #internationalyouthday!

Today, we are highlighting Stella Keating from @gendercool who is here to encourage the next generation of LGBTQ+ youth. 🌈

@repkclark along with co-chairs @repmondaire, @repchrispappas + @repdavids are taking steps to protect LGBTQ+ students n...
07/29/2021

@repkclark along with co-chairs @repmondaire, @repchrispappas + @repdavids are taking steps to protect LGBTQ+ students nationwide 👏 👏

@repkclark along with co-chairs @repmondaire, @repchrispappas + @repdavids are taking steps to protect LGBTQ+ students nationwide 👏 👏

Thanks to our summer intern, Logan!⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️
07/22/2021

Thanks to our summer intern, Logan!
⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

Thanks to our summer intern, Logan!
⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️

Long overdue. 👏
07/22/2021

Long overdue. 👏

Long overdue. 👏

A year ago, we lost a giant in the honorable Congressman John Lewis. We must honor his legacy passing the John Lewis Eve...
07/17/2021

A year ago, we lost a giant in the honorable Congressman John Lewis.

We must honor his legacy passing the John Lewis Every Child Deserves A Family Act.

A year ago, we lost a giant in the honorable Congressman John Lewis.

We must honor his legacy passing the John Lewis Every Child Deserves A Family Act.

Join us TOMORROW at 3PM EST in collaboration with the National Foster Youth Institute, Family Equality & Lambda Legal fo...
07/15/2021
Welcome! You are invited to join a meeting: Congressional Briefing: John Lewis Every Child Deserves a Family Act . After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the meeting.

Join us TOMORROW at 3PM EST in collaboration with the National Foster Youth Institute, Family Equality & Lambda Legal for a briefing on the Every Child Deserves A Family Act featuring Co-Chair Congresswoman Angie Craig and Congressman Danny K. Davis!

Register HERE👇👇

Join NFYI and Family Equality for an impactful discussion of the John Lewis Every Child Deserves a Family Act. Opening remarks will be provided by Representative Danny K. Davis, and Representative Angie Craig, original authors of the legislation. Planned in coordination with the Congressional Equali...

07/14/2021

#DYK that 1 in 4 LGBTQ youth identify as nonbinary?

On #InternationalNonbinaryDay, here are some ways to show your support:

✅ Share Your Pronouns
✅ Adopt Gender-Neutral Terms
✅ Use Correct Pronouns

DYK you can follow us across all platforms?Check it out! 👀
07/09/2021

DYK you can follow us across all platforms?

Check it out! 👀

DYK you can follow us across all platforms?

Check it out! 👀

The @lgbteqcaucus is thrilled to be joined by @repstansbury! We are stronger everyday. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️
07/08/2021

The @lgbteqcaucus is thrilled to be joined by @repstansbury!

We are stronger everyday. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

The @lgbteqcaucus is thrilled to be joined by @repstansbury!

We are stronger everyday. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

52 years ago, an uprising at a crowded bar in New York called the Stonewall Inn gave life to the modern LGBTQ+ rights mo...
06/28/2021

52 years ago, an uprising at a crowded bar in New York called the Stonewall Inn gave life to the modern LGBTQ+ rights movement.

We are still fighting. 🏳️‍🌈 🏳️‍⚧️

52 years ago, an uprising at a crowded bar in New York called the Stonewall Inn gave life to the modern LGBTQ+ rights movement.

We are still fighting. 🏳️‍🌈 🏳️‍⚧️

Today is #LGBTQEqualityDay! #OTD the Supreme Court has handed down 3 landmark victories for LGBTQ Americans:🏳️‍🌈Decrimin...
06/26/2021

Today is #LGBTQEqualityDay! #OTD the Supreme Court has handed down 3 landmark victories for LGBTQ Americans:

🏳️‍🌈Decriminalizing Same-Sex Couples
🏳️‍🌈Overturning DOMA
🏳️‍🌈Marriage Equality

Today, let's remember how far we’ve come and how far we have left to go.

Today is #LGBTQEqualityDay! #OTD the Supreme Court has handed down 3 landmark victories for LGBTQ Americans:

🏳️‍🌈Decriminalizing Same-Sex Couples
🏳️‍🌈Overturning DOMA
🏳️‍🌈Marriage Equality

Today, let's remember how far we’ve come and how far we have left to go.

One year ago, we won workers' rights protections thanks to the incredible bravery of Aimee Stephens, Gerald Bostock, & D...
06/15/2021

One year ago, we won workers' rights protections thanks to the incredible bravery of Aimee Stephens, Gerald Bostock, & Donald Zarda.

One year ago, we won workers' rights protections thanks to the incredible bravery of Aimee Stephens, Gerald Bostock, & Donald Zarda.

5 years ago, a gunman stole 49 lives from our community at Pulse nightclub.Last week, Congress passed a bill to honor th...
06/12/2021

5 years ago, a gunman stole 49 lives from our community at Pulse nightclub.

Last week, Congress passed a bill to honor them with a national memorial.

Tomorrow, we keep fighting for the #equalityact

5 years ago, a gunman stole 49 lives from our community at Pulse nightclub.

Last week, Congress passed a bill to honor them with a national memorial.

Tomorrow, we keep fighting for the #equalityact

It’s #lgbtqfamiliesday when we can celebrate families of all forms! 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️
06/01/2021

It’s #lgbtqfamiliesday when we can celebrate families of all forms!
🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

It’s #lgbtqfamiliesday when we can celebrate families of all forms!
🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

On #harveymilkday, we honor the legacy of Supervisor Harvey Milk and the many trailblazers who made his victory possible...
05/22/2021

On #harveymilkday, we honor the legacy of Supervisor Harvey Milk and the many trailblazers who made his victory possible and the many who continue to pave the way today.

Thank you to all who continue the fight for equality! 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

On #harveymilkday, we honor the legacy of Supervisor Harvey Milk and the many trailblazers who made his victory possible and the many who continue to pave the way today.

Thank you to all who continue the fight for equality! 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

COVID-19 made things worse for LGBTQ+ youth already facing tremendous mental health disparities. On this #mentalhealthac...
05/20/2021

COVID-19 made things worse for LGBTQ+ youth already facing tremendous mental health disparities.

On this #mentalhealthactionday, we must continue to demand action and work toward compassion.

COVID-19 made things worse for LGBTQ+ youth already facing tremendous mental health disparities.

On this #mentalhealthactionday, we must continue to demand action and work toward compassion.

On this International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia, we celebrate the diversity and strength of our ...
05/17/2021

On this International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia, we celebrate the diversity and strength of our community.

#idahobit2021

On this International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia, we celebrate the diversity and strength of our community.

#idahobit2021

Happy #lesbianvisibilityday! Today and every day we celebrate the diversity of our community.
04/26/2021

Happy #lesbianvisibilityday! Today and every day we celebrate the diversity of our community.

Happy #lesbianvisibilityday! Today and every day we celebrate the diversity of our community.

Meet our newest Vice Chair - @repbonamici ! We’re thrilled to have her leadership in the 117th Congress.
04/08/2021

Meet our newest Vice Chair - @repbonamici ! We’re thrilled to have her leadership in the 117th Congress.

Meet our newest Vice Chair - @repbonamici ! We’re thrilled to have her leadership in the 117th Congress.

On this #transdayofvisibility , we celebrate the many voices and accomplishments of our trans and gender non-conforming ...
03/31/2021

On this #transdayofvisibility , we celebrate the many voices and accomplishments of our trans and gender non-conforming community.

We hear you. We support you. We love you. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

On this #transdayofvisibility , we celebrate the many voices and accomplishments of our trans and gender non-conforming community.

We hear you. We support you. We love you. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

We are excited to announce the leadership of our Transgender Equality Task Force for the 117th Congress. 🏳️‍⚧️Statement ...
03/26/2021

We are excited to announce the leadership of our Transgender Equality Task Force for the 117th Congress. 🏳️‍⚧️

Statement here: https://lgbtq.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/congressional-equality-caucus-announces-leadership-of-transgender

We are excited to announce the leadership of our Transgender Equality Task Force for the 117th Congress. 🏳️‍⚧️

Statement here: https://lgbtq.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/congressional-equality-caucus-announces-leadership-of-transgender

#equalpayday marks the day women will have earned the same amount that men earned in 2020.The wage gap is even greater f...
03/24/2021

#equalpayday marks the day women will have earned the same amount that men earned in 2020.

The wage gap is even greater for queer and transgender women.

It’s time to end the wage gap.

#equalpayday marks the day women will have earned the same amount that men earned in 2020.

The wage gap is even greater for queer and transgender women.

It’s time to end the wage gap.

This week is the beginning of National LGBT Health Awareness Week. LGBTQ people have unique healthcare needs that requir...
03/22/2021

This week is the beginning of National LGBT Health Awareness Week. LGBTQ people have unique healthcare needs that require inclusive policy solutions.

#outforequity

This week is the beginning of National LGBT Health Awareness Week. LGBTQ people have unique healthcare needs that require inclusive policy solutions.

#outforequity

Today is #zerodiscriminationday !Together, we can increase diversity and end inequality.
03/01/2021

Today is #zerodiscriminationday !

Together, we can increase diversity and end inequality.

Today is #zerodiscriminationday !

Together, we can increase diversity and end inequality.

The @lgbteqcaucus is excited to announce our newest Vice Chair, @repwexton !
03/01/2021

The @lgbteqcaucus is excited to announce our newest Vice Chair, @repwexton !

The @lgbteqcaucus is excited to announce our newest Vice Chair, @repwexton !

Going into the weekend like...#transrightsarehumanrights #feelgoodfriday
02/26/2021

Going into the weekend like...

#transrightsarehumanrights
#feelgoodfriday

Going into the weekend like...

#transrightsarehumanrights
#feelgoodfriday

The @lgbteqcaucus is excited to announce our new Vice Chair @repcharliecrist !Statement here: crist.house.gov/news/docum...
02/24/2021

The @lgbteqcaucus is excited to announce our new Vice Chair @repcharliecrist !

Statement here: crist.house.gov/news/documents…

The @lgbteqcaucus is excited to announce our new Vice Chair @repcharliecrist !

Statement here: crist.house.gov/news/documents…

Housing, jury service, and education are basic rights. Yet, #LGBTQ people can be denied access to these and other rights...
02/18/2021

Housing, jury service, and education are basic rights. Yet, #LGBTQ people can be denied access to these and other rights in many states.

The #EqualityAct ends that.

Housing, jury service, and education are basic rights. Yet, #LGBTQ people can be denied access to these and other rights in many states.

The #EqualityAct ends that.

Housing, jury service, and education are basic rights. Yet, #lgbtq people can be denied access to these and other rights...
02/18/2021

Housing, jury service, and education are basic rights. Yet, #lgbtq people can be denied access to these and other rights in many states.

The #equalityact ends that.

Housing, jury service, and education are basic rights. Yet, #lgbtq people can be denied access to these and other rights in many states.

The #equalityact ends that.

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Executive Director: Shawn Ga***rd Co-Chairs: Rep. David Cicilline (RI-01) Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02) Rep. Mark Takano (CA-41) Rep. Angie Craig (MN-02) Rep. Sharice Davids (KS-03) Rep. Chris Pappas (NH-01) Vice Chairs: Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) Rep. Ted Deutch (FL-21) Rep. Lloyd Doggett (TX-35) Rep. Ruben Gallego (AZ-07) Rep. Deb Haaland (NM-01) Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) Rep. Joseph Kennedy (MA-04) Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13) Rep. Ted Lieu (CA-33) Rep. Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) Rep. Jerry Nadler (NY-10) Rep. Chellie Pingree (CA-28) Rep. Mike Quigley (IL-05) Rep. Jamie Raskin (MD-08) Rep. Linda Sanchez (CA-38) Rep. Adam Schiff (CA-28) Rep. Darren Soto Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23)

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