>Rep. Jared Polis introduced the Student Non-Discrimination Act last week to protect students from discrimination on the basis of actual or perceived sexual orientation and gender identity/expression.
Chris Johnson from DC Agenda, whose staff comprises much of the former Washington Blade reporters and editors, wrote a nice article about the bill, including some good news from the White House.
The White House also expressed support for the legislation in response to a query from DC Agenda.
“The president believes that every child should learn in a safe and secure school environment,” said Shin Inouye, a White House spokesperson.