Alaska Cities Rank Low in Equal Rights Survey

Alaska cities ranked low in a Human Rights Campaign survey of equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents.

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by Associated Press

FAIRBANKS- Alaska cities ranked low in a Human Rights Campaign survey of equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents.

The survey covers 291 U.S. cities, and is based on categories like non-discrimination laws, relationship recognition, employment policies and city leader's public positions.
Fairbanks ranked the lowest of Alaska cities surveyed, receiving two points out of a possible 100.
Two other Alaska cities were surveyed. Anchorage finished with a score of 21 and Juneau was the highest in the state, at 23.
Several U.S. cities got all 100 points possible.

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