FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Greater Fort Wayne supports Governor Mike Pence’s plan to clarify the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, the organization announced via a press release on Wednesday.
Greater Fort Wayne released the following statement on Wednesday morning:
Greater Fort Wayne Inc. is committed to ensuring Fort Wayne-Allen County remains an ‘Open for Business’ community. Therefore, GFW Inc. will ask state legislators to clarify the law’s intent that a business cannot discriminate against any person by refusing to provide services.
“Greater Fort Wayne Inc. is focused on building a business-friendly environment that welcomes all aspects of diversity and talent,” said Ron Turpin, GFW Inc. Board Chair. “To be competitive on a national level, we need to be recognized as a community that thrives on diversity, innovation and inclusion. We value all those who work, live and visit greater Fort Wayne.”
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