Statement on Employment Non-Discrimination Act

Wed, 11/07/2007
...I harbor no illusions that this legislation will topple centuries of prejudice overnight or we can legislate that prejudice out of existence. That's probably not possible. But what we can do, what we ought to in fairness do this day is say that it is not lawful in the United States to have that prejudice prevent the pursuit of happiness and the enjoyment of opportunities offered by this great, fair and just nation...