Obama to Sign Executive Order Protecting LGBT People
President Barack Obama plans to sign on Monday an executive order that protects lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender workers from discrimination by federal contractors, the White House said. There is no new exemption for religious organizations.
The order bars federal contractors from discriminating against their employees based on sexual orientation or gender identity, and protects federal employees from discrimination based on their gender identity.
The move comes after the failure of the White House to have the Employment Non-Discrimination Act passed in Congress, and amid increasing calls by LGBT groups for a measure bypassing legislative approval....
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This executive order will specifically affect the thousands of businesses, from major defense contractors to small shops that operate cafeterias inside federal buildings. Any contractor that does not have a specific LBGT policy will have a choice. Enact a policy or lose the contract.
Too late Mike of N.Y., if you read all of my comment you saw that's basically what I said. However, thanks for the verses. It's a good point to make.
No, JoBob, it won't apply to government entities. Now, the best thing is to do away with The Faith-Based Initiative, while this is the liberal viewpoint against it, it makes many good points and only a few bad ones for a liberal site.
"...The order bars federal contractors from discriminating against their employees based on sexual orientation or gender identity, and protects federal employees from discrimination based on their gender identity...."
Federal Contractors are private company ‚ÄĒ either for profit or non-profit ‚ÄĒ that produce goods or services under contract for the government.
These includes....States, Other Countries, and yes the small business man.
This legislation is enormous in what it can do to our society!
Jim Lincoln wrote: --- I only support the Administration action because it would dampen the support for the FBIinitative, better if the idea was killed out right, Mike of NY.
Paul, in Romans 3:8, thought it slanderous to damnation when he was falsely accused of saying "Let us do evil, that good may come." Jim, should you not have a problem with supporting evil, though you think good may come of it?