DOL Mulling Executive Action On Anti-LGBT Bias, Perez Says

Law360, New York (February 14, 2014, 4:54 PM EST) -- U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez said Wednesday that an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity is something his agency continues “to contemplate and work on,” but a White House spokesman called such an order “hypothetical.”  

Perez was asked by reporters about the possibility of an executive order barring such discrimination among federal contractors at a White House press briefing concerning a different recently executed executive order raising the minimum wage for federal contractors to...
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