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Michael Franken on Civil Rights

 

 


Ignored "Don't Ask Don't Tell" as admiral; protected sailors

Admiral Mike's support for the LGBTQ+ community in public policy started when he ignored Don't Ask, Don't Tell and protected sailors who trusted him. Mike supports strict federal guidelines against bullying in schools, tied to federal funding. He fully endorses a federal ban on conversion therapy. LGBTQ+ Americans should enjoy the full menu of access available--that means ending discrimination and ensuring equal access to housing, employment, and adoption.
Source: 2020 Iowa Senate campaign website FrankenForIowa.org , May 27, 2020

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