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The Advocate brings readers the latest news regarding developments in the LGBT business world. Find out the happenings of gay business leaders that are moving the Invisible Hand in the United States and around the world like Apple's Tim Cook, American Eagle's Robert Hanson, and 3M Unitek's Mary Jo Abler. Learn tips from the pros about managing the business affairs of day-to-day life for the present and future. Prepare for retirement and learn how changing laws regarding same-sex marriage, partnership, and adoption affects financial planning.

The state could lose billions of dollars in federal funding for schools, highways, and housing.

April 02 2016 12:40 PM

The New York Times reports that the Obama administration is looking into whether North Carolina’s new anti-LGBT legislation makes the state ineligible for federal aid for schools, highways, housing, and more.

April 02 2016 5:55 AM

The 54-story building in Charlotte displayed the colors of the transgender pride flag, only a week after the state passed a transphobic bill.

April 01 2016 9:22 AM

The Magnolia State's religious freedom bill goes further than any legislation before it in targeting LGBT people.

March 31 2016 4:13 PM Updated

The National Basketball Association joined more than 80 corporations, many of them major players, in telling North Carolina its new anti-LGBT law is bad for their businesses.

March 31 2016 2:44 PM

Republican Gov. Pat McCrory signed North Carolina's anti-LGBT HB 2, while his attorney general — Democrat Roy Cooper — said he refuses to defend a challenge against its constitutionality. 

March 30 2016 8:14 PM
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