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Gay App Hornet Erects Billboard Outside GOP Debate

NATIONAL | By Rhuaridh Marr | Nov 14
While the Republican presidential debate was (perhaps thankfully) devoid of any LGBT issues, outside the Milwaukee Theatre it was a different story.

Trump Attacks Carson After Slipping in Iowa Polls

The CBS News battleground tracker finds the Republican race in Iowa is a dead heat.

Trump's Republican Critics Pushing for GOP-Backed Takedown

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples | Oct 21
Don't expect Democrats to take down Donald Trump. If the GOP's baffled establishment wants to dismiss their party's billionaire presidential front-runner, it appears they'll have to do it themselves.

Alleged Threat from GOP Operative to Lesbian Activist: 'I'll Beat You Like A Man'

NATIONAL | By John McDonald | Sep 2
What was intended to be a friendly gathering of local activists in South Florida turned into an ugly encounter with threats of violence.

#StandwithPP :: Local And National LGBT Groups Support Planned Parenthood

NATIONAL | By Nicole Wiesenthal | Aug 16
In the wake of the latest GOP attempt to shut down Planned Parenthood, local and national groups are speaking up in defense of the embattled organization.

Indiana Gov. Set to Sign 'License to Discriminate' Bill

POLITICS | By Tom Davies | Mar 26
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is expected to sign into law Thursday a religious objections bill that some convention organizers and business leaders have opposed amid concern it could allow discrimination against gay people.

Lawmaker Asks If Swallowed Camera Can Be Used For Gynecological Exam

NATIONAL | By Kimberlee Kruesi | Feb 24
An Idaho lawmaker received a brief lesson on female anatomy after asking if a woman can swallow a small camera for doctors to conduct a remote gynecological exam.

Possible GOP Candidates Pitch Ideas at Conservative Forum

POLITICS | By Thomas Beaumont | Jan 26
Govs. Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin, former Govs. Rick Perry of Texas and Mike Huckabee of Arkansas, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and many others turned the Iowa Freedom Forum into the unofficial launch of the next campaign

House Republicans Urge Boehner to Allow ENDA Vote

NATIONAL | By Justin Snow | Dec 4
Six Republican supporters of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act urged House Speaker John Boehner to allow a vote on the LGBT-rights bill as part of a broader legislative package in a letter sent Wednesday.

GOP Majority Status Tempts Republican Hopefuls

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples and Charles Babington | Nov 16
An ambitious group of first-term Republicans may try to use the GOP's new majority status, and the opportunities it brings, as a springboard to the presidency in 2016.

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