Mike believes it’s the business of the government to ensure all citizens receive equal treatment before the law, regardless of the personal convictions of any given lawmaker or government official. We should treat others the way we would wish to be treated.
He supports immediately passing legislation to prohibit discrimination in employment, public accommodation, public contracting, apprenticeship programs, housing, banking, and insurance on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Indiana should also immediately pass a statewide hate crimes law. No one should tolerate violence against any vulnerable community.