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Obama Proclaims June LGBT Pride Month, Calls Out Congress For ‘Injustice’ Of Not Passing ENDA

by David Badash ● 6:29 PM May 30, 2014
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President Barack Obama has just issued a proclamation designating June 2014 as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month.

News

Conservative GOP Senator: SCOTUS Will Make Gay Marriage ‘Law Of The Land’

by David Badash ● 8:24 AM May 29, 2014
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Conservative Republican U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah admits that even though he does not support it, same-sex marriage will “sooner or later” be the “law of the land” via the Supreme Court.

Elections

Senate Candidate Says Congress Is Afraid Of Obama Because He Is Black

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 2:42 PM April 10, 2014
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Senate candidate Sam Clovis of Iowa says the only reason President Obama hasn’t been impeached is because he’s black.

ENDA

195 House And Senate Democrats Ask Obama For ENDA Executive Order

by David Badash ● 3:44 PM March 18, 2014
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Recognizing that passing an employment non-discrimination bill in the House won’t happen any time soon, 195 House and Senate Democrats are asking President Barack Obama to sign an ENDA executive order.

Marriage

Watch Live Now: Indiana Senate Votes On Bill Allowing Ban Of Same-Sex Marriage

by David Badash ● 1:32 PM February 13, 2014
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The Indiana Senate is about to vote on legislation that would make voters decide if they want a ban on same-sex marriage written into their state constitution.

Marriage

Breaking: Indiana Committee Sends Anti-Gay Marriage Bill To Full Senate For Vote

by David Badash ● 5:31 PM February 10, 2014
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The Indiana Senate Rules Committee has just voted, 8-4 across partisan lines, to send a highly-controversial and likely unconstitutional bill banning same-sex marriage to the full Senate for a vote.

Bigotry Watch

If Being Gay Were Normal, The Human Race Would Become ‘Extinct’ Says Perkins

by David Badash ● 12:46 PM January 14, 2014
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Would you want someone running for them U.S. Senate to say that if homosexuality were normal, mankind would die out? Meet Tony Perkins.

News

Breaking: Senate Advances Unemployment Insurance Bill — Will The House Vote?

by David Badash ● 11:29 AM January 7, 2014
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The U.S. Senate in a procedural vote just advanced an unemployment insurance bill that would extend benefits to 1.3 million long-term unemployed Americans for an additional three months.

News

Did Liz Cheney Quit Her Senate Race Because Of Family Same-Sex Marriage Feud?

by David Badash ● 11:39 AM January 6, 2014
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Tea Party Republican Liz Cheney, daughter of the former Vice President, has just announced she is quitting her campaign to become Wyoming’s next Senator.

Marriage

What Did Mary Cheney Just Say About Her Sister Liz’s Candidacy?

by David Badash ● 10:31 AM November 21, 2013
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Mary Cheney, the daughter of the nation’s previous Second Family, just made a huge statement.

News

Elizabeth Warren: ‘Obama Won — GOP Must Stop Blocking Votes On Women Judges’

by David Badash ● 5:38 PM November 13, 2013
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) chastised the GOP for blocking votes on all the women judges President Barack Obama has nominated to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Marriage

Breaking: Hawaii Passes Same-Sex Marriage — Bill Heads To Governor’s Desk

by David Badash ● 5:55 PM November 12, 2013
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After two decades of attempts, Hawaii just passed same-sex marriage into law. Governor Neil Abercrombie is expected to sign the legislation during a special invitation-only event tomorrow.

Marriage

Watch Live Now: Hawaii Senate Takes Historic Final Marriage Equality Vote

by David Badash ● 2:37 PM November 12, 2013
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Today at 3:00PM ET, 10:00 AM local time in Honolulu, the state Senate will take the final vote, and most likely, pass the same-sex marriage bill. You can watch the historic vote live here.

Marriage

Breaking: Key Hawaii Senator Predicts Marriage Bill Changes Will Pass 21-4

by David Badash ● 7:15 PM November 9, 2013
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Hawaii state Senator Clayton Hee just told reporters he expects the revised same-sex marriage bill the House passed late last night to sail through the Senate and pass, 21-4.