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Bush Campaign Raffling Off Ticket to Colbert Debut

TELEVISION | By David Bauder | Aug 28
Jeb Bush isn't just going to be a guest on Stephen Colbert's late-night debut on CBS. He's turned it into a fundraising opportunity.

Bobby Jindal Sued Over Anti-Gay Executive Order

NATIONAL | By John Riley | Jul 5
The ACLU Foundation of Louisiana, the Forum for Equality Foundation and six individual plaintiffs have filed a lawsuit challenging an executive order issued by the Louisiana governor that would allow people to discriminate against same-sex couples.

Chris Christie Vetoes Pro-LGBT Gestational Carrier Bill

POLITICS | By John Riley | Jul 4
Transgender advocates in New Jersey may be biting their nails after Gov. Chris Christie (R) issued a veto of a pro-LGBT surrogacy bill on Monday, June 30th.

The Grand Ole' Party, the Sunshine State, and the 2016 Election

POLITICS | By Ian Maloney | May 23
Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush refuse to evolve on the issue of LGBT equality despite the overwhelming evidence that the rest of the country has had a profound shift toward that equality.

'Gays Are Like Pedophiles' & Other Anti-Gay Comments Made by Ben Carson

POLITICS | By EDGE | May 4
As Dr. Ben Carson officially announced his candidacy for the 2016 presidential election Monday, EDGE took a look at six of the most audacious anti-gay comments made by the retired neurosurgeon in the two years he's been in the public eye.

Cruz'n for a Bruising: Boycott on Fire Island Properties in Wake of Party for Anti-Gay Pol

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 24
Social media is ablaze with backlash and damage control in the wake of gay hotelier and newly self-installed "Pope of Fire Island Pines" Ian Reisner's hosting of an event for anti-gay Senator and 2016 hopeful Ted Cruz at his Manhattan penthouse Monday.

Santorum Uses 'God Hates Fags' Analogy on National Television

POLITICS | By EDGE | Apr 6
Rick Santorum dropped an "f bomb" on national television and it wasn't "f*ck."

Alabama Bill Would Allow Adoption Agencies to Turn Away Same-Sex Couples

NATIONAL | Mar 25
An Alabama lawmaker wants to make sure that faith-based adoption agencies can refuse to place children with same-sex couples.

Aaron Schock's Father: My Son is Different But Not Gay

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 19
Aaron Schock's father is defending his son, saying he may be different but he is not gay.

Barney Frank on Aaron Schock's Departure :: 'He Was Outed Or What?'

POLITICS | By EDGE | Mar 18
On Tuesday afternoon Barney Frank was asked of Illinois congressman Aaron Schock's resignation from a Business Insider reporter: "He was outed or what?"

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