Phoenix, Tempe, Tucson Rate Well on LGBTQ Equality Index

Published: Monday, October 17, 2016 - 4:40pm
Updated: Monday, October 17, 2016 - 5:14pm
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A national report on how cities treat members of the LGBTQ community was released on Monday. It’s the Municipal Equality Index put together by the Human Rights Campaign.

Three Arizona cities — Phoenix, Tempe and Tucson — did especially well. Peoria, Gilbert and Avondale scored poorly.

We learned more about the index from Xavier Persad, legislative counsel for the Human Rights Campaign.

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