ACTION ALERT: Ohio Senate Considers Discriminatory Bill

The same day CCV sent our Action Alert to you regarding the Federal Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Bill, the Ohio Senate scheduled the Ohio version of this dangerous bill for a hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee – SB 11.

We need to take action immediately to ensure this bill never moves forward! There is no greater threat to religious freedom and privacy than this bill.

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Some of the most powerful and well-funded special interest groups are backing this devastating legislation.

The so-called “Ohio Fairness Act,” better known as a Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Law, creates a laundry list of problems for businesses, ministries, medical professionals, women, and children.

It also threatens Bible-believing Christians with severe penalties for simply living out our faith.

Just like the Federal Bill, this bill creates a host of negative impacts:

  • Requiring biological men be allowed in women’s restrooms, locker rooms, and showers if they claim they identify as women.
  • Requiring boys be allowed to play in girls’ sports in public schools if they claim they identify as women.
  • Forcing women’s homeless shelters and domestic violence shelters to allow biological men who claim to identify as women to bathe and bunk with women.
  • Allowing state government to remove children from parents’ custody who don’t consent to dangerous conversion/hormone therapy.
  • Forcing doctors to participate in “gender transition” surgeries and procedures.
  • Requiring businesses to participate in same-sex weddings, even if the wedding violates their religious beliefs.

The truth is, SB 11 doesn’t create equality, it creates massive inequality by making Christians, women, and children second-class citizens by restricting their religious freedom and privacy rights.

TAKE ACTION TODAY: Your State Senator needs to hear from you to oppose SB 11! Use CCV’s Action Center to send a quick note to your senator on this dangerous bill!

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