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Employment Protections for Gays Expected to Pass US Senate

A bill to protect gay and trans-gendered Americans from workplace discrimination is expected to pass the Senate this week, but stall in the House of Representatives.The Employment Non-Discrimination Act - known as "ENDA" - is viewed by some as an overdue advance for civil rights, and by others as an unnecessary and unwise federal intrusion into the workforce. Gay Americans have won the right to serve openly in the military and the right to marry in a growing number of states. But ...

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