Tag Archives: Forum For Equality Louisiana

Thank you, Senators!

This is the second year the full Louisiana Senate was able to vote on employment non-discrimination. And while we came up short, we gained new votes in support. It is important to thank those who stand on the right side … Continue reading

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Forum for Equality 2017 Annual Meeting

When: Thursday, June 22 at 6 PM – 9 PM Where: LeMieux Galleries, 332 Julia St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 Join our current and incoming leadership for the 2017 Annual Membership Meeting. Find out what we have been working on … Continue reading

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Tell Your Senator You Support LENDA

Yesterday, Senator Troy Carter’s Louisiana Employment Non-Discrimination Act passed out of the Labor and Industrial Relations Committee by a vote of 3 to 1. We are very appreciative of Sen. JP Morrell, Sen. Wesley Bishop, and Sen. Troy Carter for … Continue reading

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They need to hear from you

Senator Troy Carter’s Louisiana Employment Non-Discrimination Act (LENDA – SB 155) that expands employment protections for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community will be heard tomorrow, Wednesday, May 17th at 8:00am in the Senate Labor and Industrial Relations Committee. … Continue reading

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We can be fired in Louisiana

Senator Troy Carter has introduced the Louisiana Employment Non-Discrimination Act. LENDA (SB 155) will include employment protections for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Louisiana’s state motto is “Union, Justice and Confidence” – this should mean a place where … Continue reading

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What a Victory!

Louisiana is the only state in the South that did not have ANY anti-LGBT bills filed in the 2017 legislative session. This is the culmination of many hard battles that our community has fought and won: Electing Gov. John Bel … Continue reading

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FFE PAC Endorsement Meeting

Forum for Equality PAC will be considering endorsements in the upcoming Judicial races in Orleans Parish. The FFE PAC meeting will be Monday, March 6th at 7:15 pm at the Law Office of Delaney, Robb & Rubin located at 2800 … Continue reading

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