House expected to vote on sweeping LGBTQ rights bill next week

Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., reintroduced the Equality Act in the House of Representatives on Thursday, with a vote on the sweeping LGBTQ rights bill expected next week. The move brings the bill one step closer to potentially establishing the first federal discrimination protections for LGBTQ people.
Author:Jo Yurcaba
Jo Yurcaba is an associate editor at NBC Out.
Published: Feb 18, 2021 at 1:03 PM