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2013-05-22 12:21:21

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In advance of Memorial Day, the Respect for Marriage Coalition hosted a call featuring Former Congressman, Army Captain and Iraq War Veteran Patrick Murphy, Outserve-SLDN Executive Director Allyson Robinson, American Military Partner Association Director of Family Affairs Ashley Broadway and military widow Karen Morgan to highlight the harms of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on the nation's military and to urge the Supreme Court to...

2013-05-16 12:26:04

Morrison to Donate Partial Proceeds of Album Pre-Sale to HRC; Releases Video in Support of Marriage Equality WASHINGTON, May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EMMY, TONY, and Golden Globe-nominated star Matthew Morrison is proud to announce that he is partnering with the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) in support of LGBT equality. Partial proceeds from the pre-sale of his new studio album, Where It All Began, will benefit HRC. The album, which will be released on June 4, 2013,...

2013-03-27 20:23:17

Beyonce, Leonardo DiCaprio and Smirnoff, others have helped equality logo go viral WASHINGTON, March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over the past twenty four hours, many of America's most recognized brand names and Hollywood's biggest stars have joined millions of people around the world in sharing a modified red version of the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) logo in support of marriage equality. HRC, the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights...

2013-02-12 12:23:21

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which focuses on constitutional and human rights law, announced today that its European affiliate - the European Centre for Law and Justice (ECLJ) - is urging the U.N. Human Rights Council (HRC) to call on Iran to immediately release American Pastor Saeed Abedini, who is serving a prison sentence because of his Christian faith. In a document filed with the HRC in Geneva, the ECLJ - working...

2013-01-30 12:20:52

LONDON, January 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The CRU index has withstood challenges over 33 years as it has evolved from a monthly spot price appraisal to the most robust, transparent methodology available today. What began 33 years ago has now been in full use since 2008 as the price index used to settle CME's U.S. Midwest HRC steel futures and options contracts, as well as thousands of physical market contracts over the last decade. The U.S. Midwest HRC, which began in...

2013-01-29 08:34:46

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Private Limited, a subsidiary of Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR), is pleased to announce that it was honored for the second consecutive year with a National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) Corporate Award for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion, India's only award that honors IT-BPO companies that adopt and implement policies and practices to promote inclusion....

2013-01-10 20:21:26

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has been named one of the best places to work by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization. For ten years in a row, PG&E received a 100 percent rating on HRC's annual Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the utility's consistently strong commitment to embrace diversity and inclusion. "We congratulate PG&E on their...

2013-01-09 08:24:39

NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte has once again been named one of Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) "Best Places to Work," earning a perfect 100 percent rating on HRC's 2013 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the seventh consecutive year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120803/MM52028LOGO-a) The CEI measures and analyzes inclusion initiatives, company benefits, and support made available for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) personnel and the wider...

2012-12-18 16:25:07

BATESVILLE, Ind., Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC) invites you to listen to a management presentation at the 31(st) Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on January 10, 2013, at 11:30 a.m. EST. You are invited to listen to the live discussion via the internet link at http://ir.hill-rom.com/events.cfm or access it directly at http://jpmorgan.metameetings.com/webcasts/healthcare13/directlink?ticker=HRC. A recorded replay of the discussion...

2012-11-25 16:20:16

Morgan Freeman voices spot touting "a dawn of a new day" WASHINGTON, Nov. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, today announced a national television ad campaign following on the historic victories for marriage equality at the ballot box this year. The ad titled "Dawn of a New Day" and voiced by Academy Award Winner Morgan Freeman, began running today and is available online...