Kentucky Fairness Campaign http://wkms.org en Report: Kentucky Cities Measured for LGBT Equality Policies http://wkms.org/post/report-kentucky-cities-measured-lgbt-equality-policies <p></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">A new report measuring the level of equality afforded lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans shows substantial improvements in the Kentucky cities measured, said Fairness Campaign director Chris Hartman.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">The Human Rights Campaign <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_29284127" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">on Tuesday</span></span> released its second annual Municipal Equality Index, examining laws and policies that foster LGBT equality in nearly 300 American cities and awarded them points on a scale of 0-100. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 22:26:51 +0000 Jonathan Meador 36710 at http://wkms.org Report: Kentucky Cities Measured for LGBT Equality Policies Gunning for Three Bills, Fairness Campaign Hopes at Least for Kentucky House Hearing http://wkms.org/post/gunning-three-bills-fairness-campaign-hopes-least-kentucky-house-hearing <p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">Seeking the passage of three pieces of legislation protecting against discrimination based on sexual orientation, more than 200 people rallied on Wednesday in the Capitol Rotunda with Kentucky's Fairness Campaign.&nbsp;</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">Rep. Mary Lou Marzian, a Democrat of Louisville, is &nbsp;sponsoring a bill that would prevent employers from discriminating against employees based on sexual orientation. The bill, along with Senate Bill 28, would also make it illegal for landlords and real estate agents to discriminate on those grounds. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 13:53:06 +0000 Rae Hodge 28347 at http://wkms.org Gunning for Three Bills, Fairness Campaign Hopes at Least for Kentucky House Hearing