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Missouri anti-gay lawmaker busted in sexting scandal resigns

Thursday, May 14, 2015
John Diehl
John Diehl, who once championed the Religious Right’s anti-gay agenda in the state House, and in turn praised by conservative groups for his “moral leadership,” resigned Thursday amid a sexting scandal with a female legislative intern. [...]

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Anti-gay Missouri lawmaker praised for his ‘moral leadership’ busted sexting with intern

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
John Diehl
Missouri House Speaker, Republican John Diehl, who is married, has championed the Religious Right’s anti-gay agenda in the state house, and has in turn been praised by state conservative groups for his “moral leadership.” [...]

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Owner of NYC gay-oriented hotel lashes out at ‘gay extremists’ over backlash for Ted Cruz dinner

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Mati Weiderpass (right) with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz
n owner of a gay-oriented New York City hotel lashed out at "extremists" who have urged a boycott over a dinner invitation to Sen. Ted Cruz, a Texas Republican and a vocal opponent of same-sex marriage. [...]

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GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina softens stance on same-sex marriage

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Carly Fiorina
Fiorina told a blogger Monday that she didn’t support a Constitutional ban on same-sex marriage, but in 2010, however, Fiorina supported such an amendment. [...]

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U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy: Time to strengthen transgender protections

Thursday, May 7, 2015
U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-Mass.)
The Massachusetts Democrat says his state is lagging behind 17 other states and Washington, D.C., which have extended public accommodations laws to transgender people. [...]

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The truth about Mike Huckabee’s anti-LGBT agenda, in his own words

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Susan Walsh, APFormer Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks at the Conservative Political Action Committee annual conference in National Harbor, Md., Friday, March 7, 2014.
While we could rehash his appalling rhetoric, we thought it best you hear it straight from the horse’s mouth. [...]

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Miley Cyrus launching foundation to help homeless and LGBT youth

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Miley Cyrus
Cyrus is launching the Happy Hippie Foundation to help homeless and LGBT youth, adding that not all her past relationships were "straight, heterosexual" ones. [...]

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Carly Fiorina announces presidential campaign with jab at Hillary Clinton

Monday, May 4, 2015
Fiorina
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announced her run for president, calling herself the "best person for the job" while taking a shot at Hillary Clinton, accusing her of being untrustworthy. [...]

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Fox News contributor comes out as gay, talks GOP and religious liberty

Monday, May 4, 2015
Guy Benson
Guy Benson — the baby-faced, fast-talking Fox News contributor who is the political editor at Townhall.com — has something to say. [...]

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Biden: Court ruling for same-sex marriage as big as Brown v. Board of Education

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Joe Biden
Biden made the remarks during a speech at the OutGiving conference, an annual event for high-dollar LGBT donors. [...]

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