KTEP - El Paso, Texas

LGBT Workplace Protections Move Forward In Senate

Nov 4, 2013
Originally published on November 4, 2013 5:42 pm

The Senate voted Monday to move ahead on legislation that would prohibit workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. The bill won the approval of enough Republican senators late Monday to cross the 60-vote threshold and move onto a floor vote. Such a thing would have been impossible even a few years ago.