Tag: dallas county commissioners court

Dems seek supermajority on Commissioners Court

LGBT ally Theresa Daniel among those vying for Dickey’s seat DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Stonewall Democrats President Omar Narvaez thinks Democrats have an excellent chance of picking up a fourth seat...

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Top 10: County, DISD, FWISD added trans protections

No. 6 Although transgender rights continue to be the last frontier in the ongoing battle for LGBT equality, the trans community made significant progress in North Texas in 2011. The all-too-familiar scenario of transgender being...

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WATCH: Dallas County adds trans protections

LGBT advocates who attended Tuesday’s Dallas County Commissioners Court meeting gather on the steps of the administration building after the vote. After listening to more than 30 minutes of public comments in favor of the...

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Pink Noise: The Dallas Voice Podcast

[podcast]http://www.dallasvoice.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/PinkNoise-7.mp3[/podcast] This week we talked about the Dallas County Commissioners Court’s upcoming vote on transgender protections; Commissioner Maurine...

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Trans activists speak at Commissioners Court

NOT THE SAME | Transgender activist Kelli Ann Busey addresses the Dallas County Commissioners Court, asking that specific protections for trans employees be added to the county’s policy. (David Taffet/Dallas Voice) LGBT...

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