2010 Census Important to LGBT Community

I happened upon an article in yesterday’s The Washington Post (online) concerning the upcoming 2010 census and the impact it could have on members of the LGBT community. Census Bureau

As usual, anti-gay groups will attempt to use the census data to further their agendas. What a shock.

According to HRC president Joe Solmonese, the census collects data such age, race and marital status
“[b]ecause we want to understand if the country is meeting the public-policy needs of those Americans. That’s particularly so for LGBT Americans.”

Read the full text of Census Count of Same-Sex Couples to Stir Policy Fights.

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