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Senate passes workplace protections for gay, transgender Americans

By Michael A. Memoli

November 7, 2013


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WASHINGTON — The Senate gave its final approval Thursday to a bill that would offer historic new protections to gay and transgender individuals in the workplace, shifting the fight now to the Republican-led House. Ten Republicans joined with all Democrats in a 64-32 vote to pass the proposed Employ...