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State lawmakers pass clean CHIP bill but some are 'raging'

State lawmakers pass clean CHIP bill but some are 'raging'

Tim Cwiek    November 21, 2017

In a unanimous vote this week, the state House of Representatives passed a funding-renewal bill for the state's Children's Health Insurance Program that doesn't ban funding for gender-confirmation surgery.

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Giving thanks for community

Mark Segal    November 21, 2017

Ah, Thanksgiving — the start of what we call the holiday season, but if you’ve seen any TV, looked at a newspaper or been on a website recently, you’ve likely...

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State agency continuing to consider LGBT guidance

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State agency continuing to consider LGBT guidance

Tim Cwiek    November 21, 2017

Civil-rights advocates continue to urge the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission to enact guidance that would allow anti-LGBT bias complaints to be investigated as sex-discrimination complaints. 

IBA launches diversity, inclusion series with Latinx event

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IBA launches diversity, inclusion series with Latinx event

Jeremy Rodriguez    November 21, 2017

Latinx business professionals will be brought to the forefront at the first in a series of diversity and inclusion events from the region’s LGBT chamber of commerce.

Lehigh Valley partnership moving ahead

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Lehigh Valley partnership moving ahead

Jen Colletta    November 21, 2017

The merger between Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center and Pride of the Greater Lehigh Valley is now complete, the organizations announced last week.

Bebashi to host 32nd-annual gala

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Bebashi to host 32nd-annual gala

Jeremy Rodriguez    November 21, 2017

A local HIV/AIDS services organization next week will host its annual gala.

Woodbury officials to repeal anti-cross-dressing law

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Woodbury officials to repeal anti-cross-dressing law

Tim Cwiek    November 21, 2017

Woodbury, N.J., officials are vowing to repeal an obscure anti-cross-dressing law on the books that recently was brought to their attention. Although the law isn’t enforced by police, violators face...

LGBT-friendly Trenton neighborhood to host Holiday House Tour

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LGBT-friendly Trenton neighborhood to host Holiday House Tour

Jeremy Rodriguez    November 21, 2017

Gregory Rollins moved to Mill Hill, a neighborhood of Trenton, N.J., with his partner in August. The out community member noted the differences between his former residence and his new...

N.J. urges dismissal of trans birth-certificate case

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N.J. urges dismissal of trans birth-certificate case

Tim Cwiek    November 15, 2017

New Jersey officials continue to urge a federal judge to dismiss the case of a trans woman who seeks a gender-accurate birth certificate without undergoing gender-confirmation surgery.

PGN editor Jen Colletta to step down

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PGN editor Jen Colletta to step down

Jeremy Rodriguez    November 15, 2017

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