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Hundreds of anti-LGBTQ bills have already been introduced this year. Here may be why

2022 is set to break records for anti-LGBTQ legislation, with hundreds of bills introduced across the U.S. Who's behind this wave of legislation, and why is this becoming such a potent wedge issue?
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