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Advancing Economic Equality With Pride

June 23, 2021 @ 12:00 pm 1:00 pm

Event Description:

Join the Congressional Equality Caucus and the LGBTQ Anti-Poverty Action Network on Wednesday, June 23rd at 12 PM PT / 3 PM ET for a discussion with LGBTQ anti-poverty advocates about the upcoming recovery legislation, and how it can best support economic equity and justice for LGBTQ communities.

Hear about how the legislation can support the recovery of LGBTQ people, organizations, and communities by adopting LGBTQ-affirming and inclusive policies with regard to paid leave, affordable housing, tax credits, in-home healthcare and workforce development.


  • Sarah Hassmer, Senior Policy Counsel, National Women’s Law Center
  • Tyrone Hanley, Senior Policy Counsel, National Center for Lesbian Rights
  • Murray Scheel, Senior Staff Attorney, Whitman Walker Health
  • Martha Valadez, Organizer, Jobs With Justice

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