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posted Friday, March 17, 2017 - Volume 45 Issue 11


Ed Murray gets a new endorsement and a new opponent
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray got a new endorsement in his bid for re-election and a new opponent, both on March 10.

Murray was endorsed by Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson, perhaps his highest-profile backer to date.

'I am proud to support Mayor Murray's campaign for re-election,' Ferguson sa
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Seattle City Council to Congress: Pass the Equality Act for LGBT rights
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The Seattle City Council unanimously passed a resolution at its March 13 meeting, calling on Congress to pass the Equality Act.

The resolution adopted by the City Council states, 'We find that federal laws that fully prohibit discrimination based on gender identity or expressi
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Title VII doesn't protect Lesbians and Gays, 11th Circuit says
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

A three-judge panel of the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act does not protect Lesbian and Gay employees.

The vote in the March 10 decision was 2-1.

The original lawsuit was brought by Lambda Legal on behalf of Jameka
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Girl Guides of Canada cancels trips to USA

Fears members could be turned away at the border

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The Girl Guides of Canada - their version of Girl Scouts - announced March 13 that they will no longer take trips to the United States.

The organization said it was worried about Donald Trump's travel ban and the safety of some of its members.

'While the Uni
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MARK MY WORDS: A life well-lived
by Mark Segal - Philadelphia Gay News

Over the last few weeks I've been interviewed, filmed, taped and recorded numerous times. I've also been going through files - or, more like, boxes of papers and objects that haven't seen the light of day or artificial light literally for decades - for a project I'm involved with.
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Trumpcare would wipe out gains made by state under ACA, new study says
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The new Republican health care plan - dubbed Trumpcare by opponents - would wipe out all the gains made by Washington residents under the Affordable Care Act (ACA, or Obamacare), a new study found.

The study, by the State Insurance Commissioner's office and the Department of S
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Sen. Patty Murray reintroduces Healthy Families Act

Creates paid sick days for workers

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Washington's US Sen. Patty Murray has reintroduced the Healthy Families Act, legislation that would allow workers to accumulate paid sick days.

Although Seattle passed a paid sick days ordinance in 2012, and Washington state followed suit with I-1433 last year, some 41 million
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Rep. Pramila Jayapal's statement on the Trump budget: 'Betrayal of our values'
WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Pramila Jayapal, vice ranking member of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement in response to President Trump's budget proposal, which slashes $54 billion in investments important to working families, communities, and public safety:

'The Trump budget proposal is a real punch in the gut
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State Department appoints hate group leader to UN Commission on Status of Women
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

Donald Trump's State Department will send the leader of an anti-LGBT hate group to the United Nations as one of the US delegates to the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).

Austin Ruse, boss of the Center for Family and Human Rights (C-FAM), will be one of the US repres
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ARTRUMPS Resistance and Action at BONFIRE
BONFIRE Gallery in Seattle's International District presents 'ARTRUMPS: Resistance and Action,' a diverse group of artists' powerful response to this unprecedented time of political upheaval through provocative questioning and creative humor.

Throughout history artists have lead the way using their work as a voice of dissent, p
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Meet Greyson, a more-to-love, 7-year-old grey and white domestic shorthair. Greyson is a sweet and gentle fellow who can't wait to meet his new best friends and family. Greyson is a calm, sweet-natured boy who also has a playful side. He likes to chase string toys or bat around balls of wadded-up paper. He is currently cozied up at PetSm more
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