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On June 20, 2014, the Patrick Administration announced reforms to health coverage policies to ensure that transgender Massachusetts residents have full access to treatments they need.  On the same day, the Division of Insurance issued a bulletin that bars private health insurers from excluding medically necessary care for gender dysphoria from private health insurance plans.

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Sep 18, 2014

Contact: Michael Givens
Communications Manager
617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (m)
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Massachusetts Transgender Equal Rights Coalition Applauds City of Newton’s Passage of Nondiscrimination Protections for Transgender People
Newton is the ninth jurisdiction in the Commonwealth to pass these protections

Sep 17, 2014

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617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (c)
mike@massequality.org

Sep 10, 2014
Sep 3, 2014
State Based LGBTQ Groups Respond to Michael Brown
 
Over the last several days, our country has been on edge as events have unfolded in the aftermath of the death of 18 year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. This tragedy has made it abundantly clear that the promise of the American dream has not been extended to all the people in our nation.
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Contact: Michael Givens
Communications Manager
617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (m)
mike@massequality.org

Jul 23, 2014

Contact: Michael Givens
Communications Manager
857-244-0218 (m)                                                             

Jul 22, 2014
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