Though most Americans support transgender protections in the workplace, House Speaker John Boehner has not shown any initiative to get a full vote for the bill.
The GOP faces the possibility of having a handful of openly gay candidates for the House in the next cycle, and that's causing problems.
The tea party leader called Log Cabin Republicans 'a thug organization' for supporting the bill.
LGBT-led households should not, in this modern era, be without full and comprehensive antidiscrimination protections in the American workplace.
Now that the Employment Non-Discrimination Act has passed the U.S. Senate, it's up to the Republican-controlled House of Representatives to get the long-languishing legislation to President Obama's desk intact.