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MassEquality Statement on New Report from MA Special Commission on Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

Oct 2, 2014

BOSTON — October 3, 2014 — MassEquality Executive Director KC Coredini offered the following response to the release of a new report by the Massachusetts Special Commission on Unaccompanied Homeless Youth:

Updates on Healthcare Coverage for Transgender People

Monday, September 29, 2014

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.

MassEquality PAC Announces Endorsement of Steve Kerrigan for Lieutenant Governor

Sep 18, 2014

Contact: Michael Givens
Communications Manager
617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (m)
mike@massequality.org
Twitter: @massequality
Facebook: facebook.com/MassEquality

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Massachusetts Transgender Equal Rights Coalition Applauds City of Newton’s Passage of Nondiscrimination Protections for Transgender People

Sep 17, 2014

Contact: Michael Givens
Communications Manager
617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (m)
mike@massequality.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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

MassEquality PAC Statement on Primary Results

Sep 10, 2014

For Immediate Release
Contact: Mike Givens, Communications Manager
617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (c)
mike@massequality.org

MassEquality Responds to New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade Organizers' Decision to Allow LGBT Group to March in 2015 Parade

Sep 3, 2014

Contact: Michael Givens
Communications Manager
617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (m)
mike@massequality.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

State Based LGBTQ Groups Respond to Michael Brown

Friday, August 15, 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.

MassEquality Applauds House Passage of Clinic Access Bill

Jul 23, 2014

Contact: Michael Givens
Communications Manager
617-878-2316 (o)
857-244-0218 (m)
mike@massequality.org

MassEquality Executive Director Kara Coredini to Step Down December 31

Jul 22, 2014

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