MCI (part of Verizon)
Headquarters in USA
MCI was known as WorldCom until April 2003, when it changed its name.
It was purchased by, and absorbed into, Verizon in January 2006.
[PDF] full report: "The State of the Workplace for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Americans 2005-2006"
Author: Human Rights Campaign
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