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State Report: LGBT Discrimination Hurts Economy

January 31, 2013



The Michigan Department of Civil Rights says discrimination against gay people hurts the economy, while gay-friendly policies could be good for business. The department studied the impact of discrimination, and just issued its findings. Public Affairs director Leslee Fritz told WDET's Pat Batcheller why the MDCR did the study, and what it found. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.

You can read the 132-page report here.