These events included an LGBT Youth Summit in and a meeting with transgender students in Junewith a sixth summit scheduled for August The issuance of guidance from the Department of Justice that concluded that the prohibition against sex discrimination in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of encompasses claims of discrimination on the basis of gender identity, including transgender status. He also says that he supports affirmative action for gays and lesbians. Black Voices. Let us know what you'd like to see as a HuffPost Member. Real Voices. Read Next:
He also opposes same-sex marriage. April These actions have included:
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