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  • National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Conference
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    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Conference

    Rea Carey, executive director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, gave her annual “state of the movement” address at the group’s national conference. She noted victories for gay rights in…

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  • State of the Lesbian and Gay Movement Address
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    State of the Lesbian and Gay Movement Address

    The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force held its national conference. One of the speakers was the group’s national director, Rea Carey. She talked about the legislative progress for gay,…

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  • National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Political Agenda
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    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Political Agenda

    Rea Carey spoke about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues and the LGBT political agenda for the coming year. Among the issues addressed were President Obama’s campaign…

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  • The Gay and Lesbian Vote in the 2000 Elections
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    The Gay and Lesbian Vote in the 2000 Elections

    Activists briefed the media on issues important to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered community and the importance of the gay vote in the 2000 elections. Among the issues they…

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  • Gay Issues in State Legislatures
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    Gay Issues in State Legislatures

    Ms. Toledo, newly appointed director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, discussed state legislative activity on gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues. Among the issues she…

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  • National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Dinner
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    National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Dinner

    Representative Gephardt talked about his goals for legislation on hate crimes, AIDS research, and anti-discrimination if the Democrats gain the majority in the Congress in the next…

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  • Gay Rights Ad Campaign Reaction
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    Gay Rights Ad Campaign Reaction

    Reperesentatives of the Gay and Lesbian Task Force talked about a new advertising campaign featuring former homosexuals. The campaign is being paid for by various groups including the…

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  • Lesbian and Gay Protest of Platform
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    Lesbian and Gay Protest of Platform

    Amidst protestors outside Republican platform committee meetings, activists spoke about their opposition to the Republican platform for various reasons, including minority and homosexual…

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  • Gay and Lesbian Health Care Concerns
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    Gay and Lesbian Health Care Concerns

    Ms. Plumb and others briefed reporters on the organization’s feelings concerning the president’s health care reform plan. She used an overhead projector to highlight the need for universal care so that…

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  • AntiGay State Legislation
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    Anti-Gay State Legislation

    Mr. Bray and others spoke to reporters concerning state legislation restricting the rights of gays and homosexuals. The “year-end round up” outlined the restrictions in several cities and…

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  • Homosexuals in the Military
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    Homosexuals in the Military

    Speakers responded to today’s announcement by Defense Secretary Les Aspin on guidelines affecting gays serving in the military. They felt that the measure did not go far enough in affording…

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  • Economic Boycott of the State of Colorado
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    Economic Boycott of the State of Colorado

    Representatives of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, the Human Rights Campaign Fund and the American Civil Liberties Union spoke in a news conference in the National Press Club to discuss the…

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