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Months after setting up its first LGBTQ working group, the City of Charleston earned a substantial bump in its Municipal Equality Index score from the Human Rights Campaign.

The city’s equality index score increased 26 points between 2018 and 2019 — from 65 points in 2018 to 91 points in 2019 — out of a possible 100.

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