FRANKFORT — A coalition of Kentucky civil rights groups are rallying at the Kentucky capitol to fight for a fairness law and against an anti-transgender bill.
From the Facebook event:
In Kentucky, LGBTQ people can still be fired from a job, denied a place to live, or kicked out of a restaurant. RALLY with us for a Statewide Fairness Law and to OPPOSE HB326, which attacks KY trans kids!
8:30 a.m. ET Group Meetup in Capitol Education Center (506 Capital Ave., 40601) *FREE Parking in adjacent Capitol Garage
9 a.m.-1 p.m. ET Group Lobbying
1:30 p.m. ET Rally in Capitol Rotunda (700 Capital Avenue, 40601)
PREPARE by calling 1-800-372-7181 to schedule a meeting with your state Senator and Representative on Feb. 21 to SUPPORT a Statewide Fairness Law for LGBTQ Kentuckians and OPPOSE HB326 that targets transgender youth (the operator will help you leave your message)! If you schedule a meeting, please let us know by contacting 502.893.0788 or Jamie@Fairness.org.
The Kentucky Capitol is located at 700 Capital Ave., Frankfort, KY 40601. The Capitol Education Center is located at 506 Capital Ave., directly next to the Capitol building.
BEREA: 7:15 a.m. Artisan Center (200 Artisan Way, 40403)
BOWLING GREEN: TBA
ELIZABETHTOWN: 7:00 a.m. Elizabethtown Community & Technical College JSO Building (600 College St., 42701)
LEXINGTON: 7:30 a.m. Location TBA
LOUISVILLE: 7:30 a.m. Fairness Campaign (2263 Frankfort Ave., 40206)
83% OF KENTUCKIANS SUPPORT FAIRNESS!
www.FairnessCoalition.org for statewide survey results easy talking points!