Oliver's team contacted all of the currently announced presidential candidates to gauge their support for the Equality Act. Only four candidates responded - Democrats Lincoln Chaffee, Martin O'Malley, Bernie Sanders, and Republican Rand Paul. Paul's spokesperson gave a telling response, saying "We'll pass. Thanks."
"Everyone else is presumably still thinking about it," Oliver says. "But why? We reached out on Thursday and it should not take that long to work out the answer to 'Should gay people be discriminated against?' is just 'No.' That's it."
Watch below as Oliver breaks down LGBT discrimination for the masses.