GOP Still Lags Behind Nation on Gay Rights

House Republicans once again find themselves on the wrong side of public opinion.

A strong majority of Americans say they support the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, legislation that would ban most private businesses from workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, according to the latest United Technologies/National Journal Congressional Connection Poll. A plurality of Republicans dissent, the survey found, but their objections fade if the measure applied only to sexual orientation. CONT.

Alex Roarty, National Journal