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Lawmaker who pretended to sleep with rentboy: “God is dead”

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Rep. Todd Courser (R)
"I have been shown to be a hypocrite." ...

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Kansas tea party group renews push for anti-gay ‘religious freedom’ bill

Sunday, February 23, 2014
Kansas Statehouse in Topeka.
WICHITA, Kan. — A Wichita, Kan.-based tea party group has launched an email campaign urging its members to pepper state lawmakers with messages in support of a bill that allows service refusal to same-sex couples on religious grounds. ...

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Tea Party leader: Florida GOP is being taken over by gay ‘thugs’

Saturday, November 30, 2013
Danita Kilcullen, seen here in her mug shot from May 2011 after being arrested for kicking a police officer during a political rally.
The co-founder of the Florida Tea Party says the local Republican Party in Broward County, Fla., is being taken over by gay "thugs." ...

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Northern Ind. tea party group wants state constitutional ban on gay marriage

Sunday, November 10, 2013
Indiana state capitol in Indianapolis.
INDIANAPOLIS -- The opposing sides in Indiana's same-sex marriage battle continued lining up supporters Wednesday ahead of the 2014 legislative session. ...

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Openly gay congressional candidate jousts with tea party dad in new ad

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Carl Sciortino
BOSTON — Congressional hopeful and Democratic state Rep. Carl Sciortino is playing up his liberal credentials in new ad featuring a light-hearted back-and-forth with his tea party dad, Carl Sciortino, Sr. ...

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Gay Tea Party activist denounces same-sex marriage at NOM rally

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Doug Mainwaring, the openly gay founder of the National Capital Tea Party Patriots, spoke towards the end of the National Organization for Marriage’s rally on the National Mall today where he warned that same-sex marriage will “unravel” marriage and “undefine ...

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GOP’s Allen West: Obama will lose the Black vote over gay marriage

Thursday, May 10, 2012
Allen West
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will lose a huge percentage of the African-American vote in his bid for re-election becuase he said he now supports full marriage equality, says GOP Congressman Allen West, (R-Fla.) a member of the House Tea ...

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Hate group speakers draw LGBT protesters at Boston tea party rally

Monday, April 16, 2012
BOSTON -- A Tea Party rally in Boston on Sunday -- featuring guest speakers from two noted anti-gay hate groups -- drew a crowd of counter protesters from LGBT advocacy group Join the Impact Massachusetts and members of the Occupy ...

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Family Research Council statement needs a little ‘editing’

Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Tony Perkins
Last year when the Southern Poverty Law Center named several religious right groups as anti-gay hate groups, many of them united (with the Family Research Council – one of the groups named – leading the way) in a campaign with ...

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Christine O’Donnell bails on Piers Morgan to avoid answering gay marriage questions

Thursday, August 18, 2011
Taking a page out of the Michele Bachmann playbook, tea party favorite and failed candidate for U.S. Senate Christine O'Donnell abruptly ended a CNN interview to avoid answering questions about gay marriage and "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." ...

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