Bil Browning

Action: Hate Crimes vote in Senate this week

Filed By Bil Browning | July 14, 2009 4:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Action Alerts, Politics
Tags: hate crimes against LGBT people, National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, NGLTF, Rea Carey, The Task Force

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force head Rea Carey e-mailed this morning to alert us that the Senate could be voting on hate crimes legislation as early as this Thursday. How can you help? Glad you asked.

Enter your cell phone number and zip code on this NGLTF site, and they'll give you a call right now connecting you to your senator's office. By participating in this campaign, you are opting in to receive occasional text message alerts from the Task Force.

The hate crimes legislation is attached as an amendment to the Department of Defense authorization bill. Is that perfect? No - but it's what we've got so it's time to get it done. Now start calling...

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