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ing the au­di­ence and the time.

“Hil­lary Clin­ton is the only can­di­date who un­der­stands that if we are go­ing to dis­man­tle in­equal­ity, we need to tackle it head on,” Clin­ton’s Di­rec­tor of LGBT Out­reach Do­minic Pow­ell tells Ge­or­gia Voice. “Her com­pre­hen­sive plan to pass the Equal­ity Act, pro­mote LGBT-in­clu­sive schools and fam­ily poli­cies, and cham­pion trans­gen­der equal­ity proves that she’s putting the LGBT com­mu­nity front and cen­ter, in­stead of shy­ing away from ad­dress­ing the key is­sues that mat­ter.”

San­ders is also in fa­vor of adding LGBT peo­ple to the 1964 Civil Rights Act via The Equal­ity Act, ad­vanc­ing anti-bul­ly­ing poli­cies in schools, and work­ing on po­lice depart­ment in­ter­ac­tions with trans­gen­der peo­ple—es­pe­cially trans­gen­der women of color.

Clin­ton gets sup­port of lo­cal LGBT lead­ers

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