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And he ran on a decidedly progressive platform in a conservative area of the state.
The district has not elected a Democratic congressperson in a decade. There has never been a Native American woman in Congress. Until now.
Pro-LGBTQ Democrat Beto O'Rourke made the race a lot closer than it should have been, but not enough to force Cruz out of the Senate.
Christine Hallquist, a transgender candidate for the Governorship of Vermont, lost her bid against incumbent Phill Scott.
The last Democrat to win the Texas governor's office was Ann Richards. Richards lost the office in 1994 when George W. Bush defeated her.
It is the first statewide win in support of transgender rights.
Polis's election is a turnaround in a state that not that long ago was a stronghold of the anti-LGBTQ right.
Baer would have been one of the first openly LGBTQ mothers elected to Congress if she had won.
Sims, a liberal firebrand, is known for his nonstop advocacy for LGBTQ rights and his unique take on politics.
Baldwin's opponent, far right state senator Leah Vukmir, was one of the state's most anti-LGBTQ politicians.
Indiana Senator Joe Donnelly has lost his reelection race after doing everything he could to irritate the Democratic base.
He tweeted his threat against "everyone that's not straight or Christian."
"While kvetching and complaining is more fun I know, why not be responsible instead, whether you vote blue or vote blue."
"Hi, this is Barbra Streisand..."
"We cut you off on the Pike, and then we slow it right the fuck down." But they don't discriminate against trans people.
He's not promising sex in exchange for this, but he's not *not* promising it either.
He insinuated Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor were a lesbian couple and attacked Republicans who support gay candidates.
"You may now light the brides."
Many of you won't just be voting for candidates today, but do you know what else will be on the ballot?
"Why? Because the cross is their enemy. Their enemy is not the Republican Party. Their enemy isn’t corporations. Their enemy is the church."
Caitlyn Jenner is seeking redemption, but will speaking against Trump and donating some of her fortune to charity win her the support she craves?
He uploaded tons of misogynistic videos to YouTube and disturbing songs to SoundCloud like “American Wigger” and “Who Let the Fags Out?”.
He says the driver told him to get out of the car, after 2 a.m. in the rain, and about a half an hour from his home.
Meanwhile, the liberal backlash to the coming conservative backlash is also picking up steam as both sides prepare for what happens after the election.
Over 1,600 biologists and geneticists say Trump's attempt to radically redefine the word "gender" is "fundamentally inconsistent" with science.
She pretended to be a Trump supporter who was disowned by her parents, and Republicans were quick to send her cash.
As they were escorted out, a gay Trump supporter told them he'd "love" to erase trans people.
Jeff Bezos has been honored as an LGBTQ ally, but now he and his wife giving thousands to a Republican who opposes LGBTQ rights.