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Gay candidates win primaries in California, Nevada, Maine

Saturday, June 16, 2012
Matt Moonen
Nevada and Maine could see the number of openly gay state lawmakers triple after Victory Fund-endorsed candidates advanced in primary elections this week, while in California, nine LGBT state legislative candidates won their primaries, setting the state up to elect ...

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Would ‘President Romney’ undo pro-LGBT advances?

Thursday, June 14, 2012
Mitt Romney
As President Obama and Mitt Romney articulate competing visions for the future in their presidential campaigns, most LGBT rights advocates agree the choice couldn’t be more stark given the advances the community has seen over the past three-and-a-half years and ...

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Surrendering our freedoms

Sunday, June 10, 2012
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We are in the midst of a slow motion variation of an assassination. You may well be fooled into thinking that it is aimed at stopping the re-election of the President, but it is actually aimed directly at the hearts ...

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New Mexico poised to elect first openly gay state legislator

Saturday, June 9, 2012
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Jacob Candelaria is poised to become the first openly gay man to serve in the New Mexico state legislature. ...

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Gay man takes first place in San Diego mayoral primary

Thursday, June 7, 2012
Carl DeMaio
Openly gay conservative Republican Carl DeMaio captured first place in San Diego's mayoral primary election June 5. DeMaio, 37, currently a City Council member, and the second-place finisher, Congressman Bob Filner (D), 69, will advance to the November runoff election ...

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The most important election of our lifetime…

Sunday, June 3, 2012
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I know it is cliché to say that this presidential contest is the most important election of our lifetime, but if you are a gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender, it truly does hold monumental importance. Here are ten reasons why ...

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Obama Pride: Campaign promotes President’s support of LGBT Americans

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
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WASHINGTON -- The campaign to reelect President Barack Obama and Vice-President Joe Biden rolled out a new campaign effort Wednesday, targeting LGBTQ voters. ...

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Romney denounces marriage equality during speech at anti-gay university

Saturday, May 12, 2012
Mitt Romney
WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney reiterated his opposition marriage equality for same-sex couples again Saturday morning this morning while delivering commencement remarks at Liberty University, an anti-gay school that bans openly LGBT students from attending. ...

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Romney’s character under scrutiny as report of anti-gay bullying surfaces

Thursday, May 10, 2012
Mitt Romney
WASHINGTON — GOP front runner and presumptive presidential nominee Mitt Romney engaged in several incidents of pranks during his high school years, at least one incident in particular that LGBTQ activists are calling anti-gay bullying, according to a report by ...

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Obama’s bold move on marriage equality presents opportunities, pitfalls

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
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Obama’s decision today shows he has a moral core and is a change agent – just as he promised in his first campaign. Obama’s strategists hope such leadership qualities will play well in the war for Independent voters. Furthermore, Team ...

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