355Feb 5, 2010
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Political Agenda
Rea Carey spoke about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues and the LGBT political agenda for the coming year. Among the issues addressed were President Obama’s campaign ...
242Jan 25, 2013
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Conference
Rea Carey, executive director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, gave her annual “state of the movement” address at the group’s national conference. She noted ...
225Jan 27, 2012
State of the Lesbian and Gay Movement Address
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force held its national conference. One of the speakers was the group’s national director, Rea Carey. She talked about the legislative progress for ...
83Jul 24, 1998
Gay Rights Ad Campaign Reaction
Reperesentatives of the Gay and Lesbian Task Force talked about a new advertising campaign featuring former homosexuals. The campaign is being paid for by various groups including the Christian ...
47Sep 18, 2000
The Gay and Lesbian Vote in the 2000 Elections
Activists briefed the media on issues important to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered community and the importance of the gay vote in the 2000 elections. Among the issues they ...
40Oct 4, 1999
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Dinner
Representative Gephardt talked about his goals for legislation on hate crimes, AIDS research, and anti-discrimination if the Democrats gain the majority in the Congress in the next ...
37Apr 25, 2000
Gay Issues in State Legislatures
Ms. Toledo, newly appointed director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, discussed state legislative activity on gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues. Among the issues she ...
30Dec 22, 1992
Economic Boycott of the State of Colorado
Representatives of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, the Human Rights Campaign Fund and the American Civil Liberties Union spoke in a news conference in the National Press Club to discuss the ...
28Jan 10, 1994
Anti-Gay State Legislation
Mr. Bray and others spoke to reporters concerning state legislation restricting the rights of gays and homosexuals. The “year-end round up” outlined the restrictions in several ...
25Feb 14, 1994
Gay and Lesbian Health Care Concerns
Ms. Plumb and others briefed reporters on the organization’s feelings concerning the president’s health care reform plan. She used an overhead projector to highlight the need ...
24Dec 22, 1993
Homosexuals in the Military
Speakers responded to today’s announcement by Defense Secretary Les Aspin on guidelines affecting gays serving in the military. They felt that the measure did not go far enough in ...
19Aug 7, 1996
Lesbian and Gay Protest of Platform
Amidst protestors outside Republican platform committee meetings, activists spoke about their opposition to the Republican platform for various reasons, including minority and homosexual rights and ...