YES! Trump-Obama EEOC Nominee’s Confirmation Blocked over Alleged Anti-Religious, Pro-LGBT Bias

The first openly lesbian member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has failed to be re-confirmed to her post following concerns over remarks she made in which she argued that LGBT rights should trump religious liberty.  Chai Feldblum began her service at the EEOC in 2010 under the Obama administration and was re-nominated by President Donald Trump in 2017 to a term that expired last year.  Republican Senator Mike Lee of Utah blocked her confirmation by preventing her from getting unanimous consent, accusing Feldblum in a speech last month of holding an anti-religious bias.  Read more: