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Opposition mounts to Trump pick for Supreme Court

Several Democratic senators announced they will oppose the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Chad Griffin of the Human Rights Campaign...

The Resistance: 'He now has a boss that is the American people'

Leaders of progressive groups are banding together to fight Trump's policies. Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood, Chad Griffin of the Human Rights...

Meet Trump's 3 problematic contenders for SCOTUS

Leaders from 3 progressive advocacy groups, Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood, Chad Griffin of Human Rights Campaign, and Greisa Martinez of United We...

HRC President Chad Griffin Pens Op-Ed on LGBTQ Equality Movement

HRC President Chad Griffin penned a piece for World Economic Forum on the LGBTQ equality movement on Monday. In his op-ed, Griffin discusses the momentum behind the global movement for LGBTQ equality, which is greater now than ever before,...Show More Summary

#AM_Equality Tipsheet: December 12, 2016

SENATE MUST ENSURE REX TILLERSON IS COMMITTED TO GLOBAL LGBTQ EQUALITY: Following media reports that President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State, HRC President Chad Griffin (@ChadHGriffin) called on senators from both parties to ensure that the nominee is committed to LGBTQ equality. Show More Summary

A Watershed Moment for Equality

The defeat of North Carolina's Pat McCrory proves that progress has not completely ground to a halt, writes HRC's Chad Griffin.

HRC Joins White House and Other LGBTQ Organizations for World AIDS Day Summit in New Orleans

Today, the White House, in partnership with federal agencies and local LGBTQ organizations, hosted its latest regional LGBT Summit in New Orleans. HRC President Chad Griffin introduced and spoke with U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy...Show More Summary

Human Rights Campaign Statement on Gwen Ifill’s Passing

Today HRC President Chad Griffin issued the following statement, upon the news of award-winning PBS anchor Gwen Ifill’s passing: “Gwen Ifill was a trailblazer and an unparalleled force for journalistic integrity. She was courageous and determined and tireless in using her considerable platform to hold political leaders accountable. Show More Summary

President of HRC Chad Griffin Releases Statement in Response to Trump's Win

3 months agoLGBT / Gay :

“This is a crucial moment for our nation and for the LGBTQ movement. The election of a man who stands opposed to our most fundamental values has left us all stunned."

HRC President on Election of Donald Trump: ‘We Don’t Slow Down. We Double Down’

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin released a statement last night following the election of Donald Trump and Mike Pence to the White House: “Throughout our nation’s history, we’ve faced devastating setbacks in our pursuit of a more perfect… Read The post HRC President on Election of Donald Trump: ‘We Don’t Slow Down. We Double Down’ appeared first on Towleroad.

HRC Statement on the Election of Donald Trump: Our March Toward Equality Continues

Tonight, HRC issued the following statement on the election of Donald Trump and Mike Pence. HRC President Chad Griffin made the following statement: “Throughout our nation’s history, we’ve faced devastating setbacks in our pursuit of a more perfect union. Show More Summary

HRC Congratulates U.S. Senator Michael Bennet on Election Victory

Tonight, HRC congratulated Colorado’s U.S. Senator Michael Bennet on his re-election campaign victory. “Congratulations to U.S. Senator Michael Bennet on his important victory tonight,” said HRC President Chad Griffin. “Senator Bennet is a champion for LGBTQ equality, and his return to the U.S. Show More Summary

Griffin Helps #turnOUT the Vote in Nevada

HRC President Chad Griffin was in Nevada this past week to rally support in the Silver State to make sure we have pro-equality voices elected to Congress this year. In addition to being a swing state for the presidential race, thereShow More Summary

HRC Revokes Endorsement Following Racist Comments of Senator Mark Kirk

Today, HRC announced it is revoking the endorsement of Senator Mark Kirk. HRC has also endorsed Tammy Duckworth for Senate and is contributing the maximum to her campaign. HRC President Chad Griffin released the following open letter...Show More Summary

The HRC Revokes Endorsement Of GOP Sen. Mark Kirk Over Racist Attack On Family Of Rep. Tammy Duckworth

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Human Rights Campaign president Chad Griffin writes: After careful consideration, HRC’s Public Policy Committee of the Board of Directors has taken the unprecedented step?—?a first in our 36-year history?—?of revoking an endorsement....Show More Summary

HRC President Chad Griffin Introduces Ambassador Susan Rice Ahead of Historic Speech on Global LGBTQ

Yesterday, HRC, American University, and Human Rights First hosted Ambassador Susan Rice, President Obama’s National Security Advisor, for remarks on protecting and promoting LGBTQ human rights around the world. Rice discussed the Obama...Show More Summary

730 More North Carolina Jobs Lost Under Governor McCrory’s Watch

HRC President Chad Griffin and Equality North Carolina Executive Director Chris Sgro released the following statements after news broke today that North Carolina lost out on 730 jobs because Pat McCrory has refused to support the full...Show More Summary

Pro-Equality Voters Start to TurnOUT in North Carolina

Post submitted by HRC President Chad Griffin and Equality NC Executive Director Chris Sgro Thursday was the first day of early in-person voting in North Carolina, and HRC joined Equality North Carolina at sites across the Tar Heel State to rally pro-equality supporters. Show More Summary

HRC Nebraska Works to #turnOUT the Vote for U.S. Rep. Ashford

Post submitted by Michael Latta It's been an exciting couple of weeks on the ground here in Omaha, Neb., as early voting is now in full swing! In mid-October, HRC President Chad Griffin joined our members in Douglas County who were among the first in line for early voting. Show More Summary

New HRC Ad Lauds Hillary On LGBT Rights [VIDEO]

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Just in from the Human Rights Campaign: “Time and again Hillary Clinton has demonstrated through her words and actions that she is committed to fighting for full LGBTQ equality,” said HRC President Chad Griffin. “All of the progress we’ve achieved is at stake in this election. Show More Summary

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