|Kylar at Senate Committee Hearing|
|Senate ENDA Hearing: Action and Reaction|
Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) held a hearing Tuesday, June 12, on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) in the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee. ENDA would ban
discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity in workplaces with 15 or more employees. (Read the report in it's entirety which included the video testimony before the Senate Committee)
|Kylar Broadus Prepares for Senate Testimony|
According to the study, transgender people experienced unemployment at twice the rate of the general population. Ninety percent of transgender people surveyed reported experiencing harassment or discrimination on the job or had to take actions to avoid it. (USNews)
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