Obama to sign order banning federal contractors from discriminating against gay employees

  • by: JULIE PACE , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 16, 2014 - 9:19 PM

WASHINGTON — After years of pressure from gay rights groups, President Barack Obama plans to sign an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating against employees on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity, the White House said Monday.

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