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2014 Press Releases

Equality California Disappointed with Lack of Real Reform in FDA's Proposed Change to Blood Donor Deferral Policy for Men Who Have Sex with Men
12-23-14


Equality California Releases 2014 Legislative Scorecard Rating Lawmakers on LGBT Votes as Part of its Year End Report
12-16-14


Statement from Equality California on FDA’s Blood Products Advisory Panel’s Inaction on Ending Discriminatory Blood Donation Ban
12-12-14


Statement from Equality California on Ferguson, Mo. Grand Jury Decision
11-25-14


State of LGBT Equality in 55 California Cities Detailed in HRC’s New Municipal Equality Index
11-12-14


Equality California Salutes California’s Pro-Equality Winners in the 2014 General Election
11-06-14


Equality California Calls on Assembly candidate, Young Kim, to Denounce Mailer Attacking LGBT Youth
10-30-14


Equality California Launches Campaign to End the FDA’s Discriminatory Blood Donation Ban
10-28-14


Equality California Announces Two New Senior Staff Hires
10-10-14


Equality California Updates Its Mission to Reflect Evolving Priorities
10-01-14


Equality California Announces Five Endorsements
09-29-14


Governor Brown Signs Three Pieces of Equality California-Sponsored Legislation
09-29-14


Equality California Welcomes New Members to Its Board of Directors
09-26-14


Equality California PAC Endorses Three Candidates in Congressional Races
09-05-14


Four Pieces of Equality California-Sponsored Legislation Go to Governor Brown’s Desk
09-04-14


Equality California Welcomes Rick Zbur as New Executive Director
09-02-14


Respect After Death Act Passes, Awaits Governor's Signature
08-29-14


Equality California Celebrates 100 Pieces of LGBT Rights Legislation with Passage of the "Panic Defense" Bill
08-27-14


Equality California Announces First Endorsements in Federal Races for November Election
08-21--14


Equality California Sponsors Resolution Urging an End to Discrimination in Blood Donor Procedures
08-21-14


Bill to Modernize California Birth Certificate Passes Assembly and Moves to Governor’s Desk
08-20-14


Equality California Endorses Seven Additional Candidates for November Election
08-19-14


Equality California Endorses Betty Yee for State Controller
07-21-14


Governor Brown Signs Bill Enshrining the Freedom to Marry in State Statutes
07-07-14


California Legislature Passes Bill Enshrining the Freedom to Marry in State Statutes
07-02-14


Streamlined Process for Transgender Birth Certificate Changes Takes Effect
07-02-14


Equality California Congratulates Senator Kevin de León on Election as Senate President Pro Tem
06-16-14


Equality California Opposes Broad Religious Exemption to Employment Non-Discrimination Act
06-09-14


Equality California Celebrates Statewide Victories for 57 EQCA Endorsed Candidates in Yesterday's Primary
06-04-14


Bill to Curb “Panic Defense” Passes Assembly
05-30-14


Equality California Announces Final Endorsements for 2014 June Primary
05-20-14


Equality California Applauds CalPERS Divestment from Russian Companies Tied to Anti-LGBT Violence and Neo-Nazi Website
05-16-14


Equality California Endorses Candidates in Seven Legislative Races
05-15-14


Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Signs on as Co-sponsor for Bill to Curb “Panic Defense”
05-13-14


Equality California Endorses Alex Padilla, Glenn Miller and Miguel Santiago
05-02-14


EQCA-Sponsored Bill to Curb "Panic Defense" Moves Forward on Committee Vote
04-29-14


Equality California Announces State Farm Good Neighbor Honoree for 2014 San Diego Equality Awards
04-28-14


LGBTQ Youth Rally in Sacramento for Opportunity to Stay in School
04-28-14


Executive Director John O’Connor and Equality California Board Announce Comprehensive Leadership Transition; Board Elects Rick Zbur as New Executive Director
04-22-14


Bill to Ensure Accurate Gender Reflected on Transgender People’s Death Certificates Moves Forward on Bipartisan Committee Vote
03-25-14


EQCA-Sponsored Bill to Improve Safety and Prevent Bullying in California Schools Clears Committee with Bipartisan Support
03-20-14


Equality California to Honor Gov. Jerry Brown and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom at Sacramento Equality Awards
03-06-14


Equality California PAC Endorses 37 Additional Candidates
03-06-14


Equality California Announces State Farm Good Neighbor Honoree for 2014 Sacramento Equality Awards
02-28-14


Equality California Announces 2014 Legislative Package Ensuring Equality Throughout Life
02-27-14


Assemblymember Bonilla and Equality California Introduce Bill to Ban "Panic Defense" Strategy as a Courtroom Tactic by Murder Defendants
02-26-14


Attempt to Repeal the School Success and Opportunity Act Fails
02-24-14


Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez and Equality California Introduce Bill to Modernize Birth Certificates
02-21-14


Equality California Endorses Speaker John A. Pérez for State Controller
02-18-14


California Assembly Majority Leader Toni Atkins Introduces Bill Ensuring Accurate Gender Reflected on Transgender People’s Death Certificates
01-30-14


Maine Supreme Court Supports Opportunities for Transgender Youth
01-30-14


Federal Appeals Court Lets Stand California Law Protecting Youth from Dangerous Anti-Gay “Conversion” Therapies
01-29-14


Equality California Congratulates Assemblymember Toni Atkins on Being Chosen Speaker of the California State Assembly
01-22-14


Equality California Proud to Announce new Board Members
01-22-14


Sacramento Good Neighbor Award Nominations Open
01-10-14


San Francisco State Farm Good Neighbor Award Nominations Open
01-10-14


Students and Families Optimistic That School Success and Opportunity Act (AB1266) Will Remain Law
01-08-14


Senator Lara Introduces Legislation to Improve Safety and Prevent Bullying in California Schools
01-07-14


Students, Families and Supporters Celebrate Growing Support and Opportunities for Transgender Students
01-06-14