Two-thirds of Republicans in the U.S. House of Representative have followed Donald Trump’s racist example by voting to preserve the display of large Confederate flags in national cemeteries.
How would the Republican Party’s evangelical base react if it found out that Republicans overwhelmingly voted to reject Keith Ellison’s amendments to expose the trafficking of hundreds of thousands of human beings, including sex workers, by military contractors?
Jared Polis, a Democrat from Colorado, is leading an effort in Congress to address a terrible gap in America’s promise of equality under the law. He has introduced H.R. 1755, a bill that, if passed into law, will prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.