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employment discrimination

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  • Employment Non-Discrimination Act — The Employment Non Discrimination Act (ENDA), is a proposed U.S. federal law that would prohibit discrimination against employees on the basis of sexual orientation. Currently, there are two versions of the bill: *USBill|110|H.R.|2015, introduced …   Wikipedia

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