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The Obama Administration and LGBT Elder Issues

January 31, 2011 — By LOREE COOK-DANIELS — GRAY PRIDE PARADE

Most civil rights movements take place over many decades, meaning that the early activists often don’t live long enough to reap the fruits of their labors…. I therefore feel especially privileged to have lived long enough to see the massive changes the Obama Administration has wrought in the federal government’s treatment of its lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) citizens.

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"The Administration on Aging (AoA) has funded the country’s first and only technical assistance resource center aimed at improving the quality of services and supports offered to LGBT older adults, utilizing an unprecedented consortium of 11 mainstream aging and LGBT-focused organizations."