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'Tranny' and 'Gay' Joke Didn't Offend Pres: Obama Pens Letter Praising Rivers

By EDGE | Sunday Sep 21, 2014
In a recent marathon length edition of E! network's "Fashion Police," Melissa Rivers, daughter to the late actress comedienne spoke with hosts about a letter of condolence she received from the White House following her mother's death

Preacher: Putin Will Out Obama as Gay Within 100 Days

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Aug 11, 2014
As part of his continuing reign of ludicrous terror, Reverend Dr. James David Manning of New York City's anti-gay Anointed Holy Missionary Church (ATLAH) has "prognosticated" that Vladimir Putin will out Obama as gay.

Obama Opens Gay Games With Surprise Video Message

Monday Aug 11, 2014
President Barack Obama has helped kick off the international Gay Games in Cleveland with a surprise video message shown at the opening ceremonies.

Days After Repeal of Anti-Gay Law, Uganda's President Meets Obamas

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
President Barack Obama and his first Lady Michelle Obama have set LGBT activists in an uproar after meeting with Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni just days after the repeal of the draconian anti-gay law.

Obama Keeping Low Profile on 53rd Birthday

Monday Aug 4, 2014
President Barack Obama is keeping a low public profile as he celebrates his 53rd birthday.

Obama Order Presses Contractors to Obey Labor Laws

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Aug 1, 2014
President Barack Obama moved Thursday to require federal contractors to give their workers more rights in labor disputes, putting his pen to an executive order the day after the House voted to sue him for allegedly exceeding his presidential powers.

Suing Obama: GOP-Led House Gives the Go-Ahead

By Alan Fram | Thursday Jul 31, 2014
A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority.

Obama Fist Bumps BBQ Cashier Over Gay Sex Joke

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jul 14, 2014
President Barack Obama brought the cool factor back to the fist bump and showed why this month when he fist-bumped a BBQ cashier in response to a joke about gay rights.

Interfaith Leaders Ask Obama to Not Include Religious Exemption in Executive Order

By Bobby McGuire | Wednesday Jul 9, 2014
On Tuesday, 100 interfaith leaders signed a letter to President Barack Obama, asking him not to include a religious exemption in the executive order he plans to enact that will bar anti-LGBT workplace discrimination for government contractors.

Obama Moves to Ensure Sick Leave for Gay Couples

By Josh Lederman | Friday Jun 20, 2014
The Obama administration will work to ensure that gay and lesbian Americans are eligible to take leave from their jobs to care for a same-sex spouse, regardless of whether they live in a state that recognizes gay marriage, the White House said Friday.