NGLCC Applauds President Obama’s LGBT Inclusion in Immigration Reform
President Barack Obama made it clear at his inauguration that this nation’s journey is not complete until we are all equal. Indeed, we extend that meaning not just to our lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) brothers and sisters, but also to the millions of undocumented people in this great nation. On behalf of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, we congratulate President Barack Obama on his proposed plan to reform immigration policy, which includes provisions for both business owners and for LGBT bi-national couples.
NGLCC Encouraged By President Obama’s State of the Union Address
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) was heartened by the strong plan for growing our economy delivered by President Obama in last night’s State of the Union address. We applaud President Obama for calling on Congress to increase innovative tools and explore commonsense tax reform to fuel the small business engine of our continued economic recovery.
WilmerHale Becomes Visionary National Legal Partner of the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) is excited to announce that global law firm Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP (WilmerHale) has joined the National Legal Partnership at the Visionary Level. This partnership indicates their commitment to support NGLCC and its mission to promote business efforts and direct links between lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) business owners, corporations, and government.
Accenture Named 2012 NGLCC Corporation of the Year
WASHINGTON, D.C., (11/08/12) –The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) announced today that Accenture is the 2012 NGLCC Corporation of the Year. Honoring Accenture’s outstanding support and dedication to ensuring equal opportunities for LGBT suppliers, customers, and employees, NGLCC’s award also highlights the ongoing efforts Accenture takes to help ensure continuing growth and future success for LGBT business owners through mentoring, education and access to new resources.