President Barack Obama issued an executive order Monday prohibiting workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity for federal contractors. What does this mean for Christian organizations that remain faithful to the biblical teaching on homosexual behavior?
President Obama may have signed an order to protect LGBT employees of federal contractors, but most LGBT people still live in areas without employment protections. read more
President Obama signed an executive order on Monday which will force many religious organizations and their members to sever their service and business ties with the federal government if they wish to stay true to their beliefs. TheShow More Summary
Washington, DC – DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement in response to President Obama signing an Executive Order prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation orShow More Summary
I got to watch history happen this morning. I got to sit in the East Room of the White House with about 200 other invited guests and boatload of reporters and watch the President of the United States sign an Executive Order prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. Show More Summary
President Obama signed an executive order today that will force Christian universities and organizations to hire people who disagree with God’s timeless design for marriage and relationships. The president ignored the request of faith leaders across the country who urged him to include a strong religious exemption.
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Fox News correspondent Todd Starnes attacked an executive order prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT employees, accusing the Obama administration of being "hell-bent on forcing Christians to assimilate toShow More Summary
Today, President Obama signed an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating in hiring based on sexual discrimination. As Jonathan Capehart notes, the order “will apply to the 24,000 companies designated as federal contractors whose 28 million workers make up a fifth of the country’s workforce.” As such, argues Christopher Ingraham, the measure is “both […]
"The fact is that non-discrimination rules like the order issued by President Obama can become a weapon used to punish and harass individuals and groups who support marriage as the union of one man and one woman. As with the flawed ENDA...Show More Summary
"America’s federal contracts should not subsidize discrimination against the American people," President Obama said Monday morning as he signed an executive order prohibiting gender identity discrimination in the federal government and prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientation. Show More Summary
LGBT history made in a room full of LGBT activists.
On Monday, President Obama signed an executive non-discrimination order to protect the LBGT community. The order will prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity among federal contractors. Obama hasShow More Summary
President Obama signed an executive order Monday barring federal contractors from discriminating against gay employees and prohibiting discrimination against federal workers who identify as transgender.
President Obama signed an executive order forbidding discrimination against LGBT employees working for federal contractors.
Conservative groups have denounced the recently signed executive order by President Barack Obama on LGBT employment discrimination, arguing that the measure does not offer sufficient religious liberty protection.
This morning, President Obama signed an EO prohibiting federal contractors and employers from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation in their hiring practices. Passing along a draft of the order, Geidner highlights what will likely be its most controversial feature: Notably, the draft of Obama’s order contains no additional religious exemptions for the sexual […]
Just moments before this writing I was standing in the East Room of the White House as President Obama signed two historic executive orders. For the first time in the history of our country, federal contractors can no longer discriminate...Show More Summary
We've written a few times about Executive Order 12333, which we've described as "the NSA's biggest loophole." It's the unchecked power, created entirely via executive order, for the NSA to do anything it wants to spy on anyone -- including Americans -- so long as that data is collected overseas. Show More Summary