A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender cleared the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday, and Gov. Martin O’Malley plans to sign the bill into law.
A bill that would prohibit gender-identity discrimination for employment, housing, public accommodations and credit in the state of Maryland passed in the state Senate Tuesday.
Maryland’s Senate is set to vote on a bill to protect transgender people from discrimination in housing, employment and other areas.
District of Columbia officials are announcing new steps to protect transgender residents from discrimination in health care.
The governing body of high school sports in Virginia has sanctioned the participation of transgender athletes at the state’s 313 high schools.
You don’t have to be just male or female on Facebook anymore. The social media giant is adding a customizable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him, her or them.
A transgender candidate has announced she will run against an openly gay state senator in Montgomery County in the Democratic primary.
D.C. police are investigating two more in a series of attacks on transgender people.
President Barack Obama is marking Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month by calling on Congress to pass legislation banning workplace discrimination against gays and lesbians.
According to a recent decision handed down by the Department of Health and Human Services, Medicare will still not to cover sex change surgeries, despite initial plans to reconsider the matter.