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Jeb Bush to name openly gay man as Communications Director

Saturday, February 21, 2015
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Likely GOP presidential contender Jeb Bush plans to name Tim Miller, executive director of America Rising PAC, as his top communications aide, according to a report Friday by POLITICO. [...]

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HRC to examine if Roy Moore coordinated lawsuit against same-sex marriage

Friday, February 20, 2015
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The Human Rights Campaign filed an Alabama Open Records request on Thursday seeking government email and phone records of Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore to determine his role in a third-party lawsuit against marriage equality in the state. [...]

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U.S. Congressman tweets he is ‘proud grandpa’ of a transgender grandchild

Thursday, February 19, 2015
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Democratic U.S. Congressman Mike Honda wrote that he is "the proud grandpa of a transgender grandchild" and added he hopes the child can feel safe at school without fear of being bullied. [...]

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Defense Secretary selects Eric Fanning as first openly gay Pentagon Chief of Staff

Thursday, February 19, 2015
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U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has selected former acting Air Force Secretary Eric Fanning as his Chief of Staff, and the first openly gay man to hold the post. [...]

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Arkansas lawmaker’s gay brother speaks out on bill to ban LGBT rights ordinances

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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The openly gay brother of an Arkansas state lawmaker is speaking out over his brother's vote in favor of a bill that would prohibit LGBT-inclusive non-discrimination ordinances local municipalities. [...]

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The GOP’s same-sex marriage dodge: A topic they’d rather avoid

Monday, February 16, 2015
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Republicans eyeing the presidency nearly all insist that states should make their own decisions on whether to allow same-sex marriage. But the latest dispute in Alabama? That’s a topic they’d rather avoid. [...]

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Alabama Chief Justice says he’ll defy a Supreme Court ruling for same-sex marriage

Monday, February 16, 2015
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Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore said Sunday that if the U.S. Supreme Court rules that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry, he would defy the ruling because it would alter God’s “organic law.” [...]

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Benham Brothers: Satan is behind homosexuality, same‑sex marriage

Saturday, February 14, 2015
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Jason and David Benham have been making the rounds of conservative media outlets this week to promote their new book, “Whatever The Cost,” which gives their opinion on losing their planned HGTV reality show after being exposed as extreme anti-gay activists. [...]

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Transgender former Navy SEAL plans primary challenge to U.S. Rep. Hoyer

Thursday, February 12, 2015
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Kristin Beck, a transgender former Navy SEAL, is planning a primary challenge to the second-ranking Democrat in the House, U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer. [...]

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CNN’s Chris Cuomo grills Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore on same-sex marriage

Thursday, February 12, 2015
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CNN's Chris Cuomo grills Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore on Thursday on the subject of same-sex marriage in Alabama, and his order to state probate judges to defy a federal court ruling. [...]

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