My previous post was on focusing on the policy victory and not the games down the road. But there are other fights to be had. This map from the NYT illustrates the challenge:
It did not translate that well, but the idea here is where there are "laws protecting against sexual orientation- and gender-identity based discrimination" in public sector employment, private sector employment, housing and public accommodations respectively. The pattern is obvious--best to be in the Northeast or West or mid-midwest (Min, Wis, Iowa, Illinois).
Much room to perfect the union.... alas.