Human Rights Campaign (HRC)

The Human Rights Campaign is one of the most prominent LGBT organizations in the country. Learn all about the Human Rights Campaign’s mission to lobby for causes like marriage equality, adoption by same-sex couples, and their role in the repeal of ‘don’t ask, don’t tell.’ Also known as HRC, the organization was a key player in the passage of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, which provides legal protection for members of the LGBT community against violence. Find out about the important work of HRC and other LGBT organizations and leaders working toward equality.

Gov-elect Roy Cooper lobbied for a deal that takes North Carolina's laws back to a time before HB 2.

December 19 2016 12:34 PM

Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of State is called on to fire LGBT people.

December 17 2016 10:53 AM

We're experiencing Transgender Week of Awareness in the age of Trump.

6:01 AM

The race saw controversy when Republican Kirk was endorsed the the Human Rights Campaign, which revoked its backing due to his racist remark in a debate.

November 08 2016 9:01 PM

The digital ad highlights the stakes on Tuesday.

November 07 2016 8:25 PM

The Human Rights Campaign initially kept their endorsement for Mark Kirk after the Illinois senator insulted his opponent's heritage. That changed this weekend.

October 29 2016 6:10 PM Updated

An investigation by a New York newspaper undermined one of his core arguments.

September 04 2016 9:07 PM
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