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NOV 02, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Bipartisan support boosts gay rights legislation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gay rights advocates — Republicans and Democrats — are newly upbeat about the prospects for Senate passage of a bill that would prohibit employers from discriminating against workers on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. The outlook for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act — the first test vote is Monday — reflects the nation's growing tolerance of homosexuality and the GOP's political calculation as it looks for supporters beyond its core base of older voters. "Most conservatives believe people in the workforce should be judged on their merits," said ... Read More

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