Congressional Allies

Senator Susan Collins (R-ME)

The Record:

  • Sponsored the Lieberman-Collins Repeal Act, providing legislative repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’
  • Served as an original co-sponsor of the Schumer-Collins Tax Parity for Health Plan Beneficiaries Act
  • Served as an original co-sponsor of the Lieberman-Collins Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act
  • Served as an original co-sponsor of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act

113th Congress (2013-2014)

  • Co-sponsor of the Uniting American Families Act
  • Co-sponsor of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act
  • Co-sponsor of the Jury Access Act
  • Voted for the LGBT-inclusive Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

115th Congress (2017-present)

  • Co-sponsor of the Jury ACCESS Act
  • Co-sponsor of S. 1172 (untitled bill to impose sanctions with respect to foreign persons responsible for gross violations of internationally recognized human rights against LGBT individuals)