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On Fifth Anniversary of Terrorist Attack, Senate Joins House in Making Pulse Nightclub a...

Barbara Poma, the owner of Pulse, has launched the onePULSE Foundation “to memorialize the tragedy and ensure that Pulse’s legacy of love, acceptance and hope will never be lost” including building a museum slated to open in 2022.
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House Once Again Backs Making Pulse Nightclub a National Memorial Site

On June 12, 2016, a terrorist killed 49 people and wounded 68 people at the Pulse nightclub which was popular with the LGBT community in Central Florida. Barbara Poma, the owner of Pulse, has launched the onePULSE Foundation “to memorialize the tragedy and ensure that Pulse’s legacy of love, acceptance and hope will never be lost” including building a museum slated to open in 2022.
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Florida Delegation Breaks on Party Lines in Equality Act Vote

Three Republicans joined the Democratic majority in passing the bill to include sexual orientation and gender equality to the protections included in the Civil Rights Act that Congress approved and President Lyndon Johnson signed into law back in 1964.
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Lois Frankel Showcases Services for Seniors Feeling Lonely, Helpless During Pandemic

211 Palm Beach and Treasure Coast is able to connect seniors with the many services offered to them just by calling 211, from food delivery services to social events.
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Pulse on its Way to Becoming a National Memorial Site

At the end of last week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill from U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., to honor the site and it will now head to the U.S. Senate. 
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Florida Reacts to Supreme Court Ruling in Bostock vs. Clayton County

In the case of Bostock vs. Clayton County, the Supreme Court ruled by a 6-3 margin that the firing of an employee for being gay or transgendered is a violation of their Title VII rights under the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
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Colorado Flips the Script on Florida When It Comes to Getting Businesses and Jobs...

Good Business Colorado is hoping to make inroads in Florida by focusing on the rights of LGBTQ workers in the Sunshine State.
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