This is about the Employee Non Discrimination Act - ENDA for short.
Jillian Wiess, Trangender Workplace Diversity is working to get us to pressure legislators to vote in favor
"Please repost this message: S 1584, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, needs 16 more votes. Here's the math and the contact info you need to pass ENDA: http://bit.ly/r7qrO "
the link will let you see where your local legislators stand. Please tell your folks to help pass this.