ENDA Wins Support Of Senate Democrats' Last Holdout

Law360, New York (October 31, 2013, 3:53 PM EDT) -- Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., intends to vote for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, his office confirmed Thursday, meaning the proposed legislation outlawing discrimination against employees or job applicants based on their sexual orientation or gender identity now has the support of all 54 Senate Democrats.

Manchin, a moderate, got behind the measure after two other on-the-fence Democrats, Sens. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., and Mark Pryor, D-Ark., announced this week that they would also be backing the law, which has been repeatedly introduced in Congress for almost two decades...
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