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Fla. GOP Rep Backs Gay Marriage Despite Personal Support for 'Traditional' Marriage

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 22
Rep. David Jolly (R-FL) announced his support for same-sex marriage on Monday even though he is Christian and believes in "traditional" marriage.

Indiana Republicans Oust 2 Over Gay Marriage Votes

POLITICS | May 7
Indiana voters ousted two Republican legislators who helped keep a gay marriage ban off the November ballot, but most incumbents prevailed Tuesday in a primary election lacking a galvanizing issue or marquee statewide race.

Log Cabin Republicans To Receive Financial Support from CEA

POLITICS | By EDGE | Apr 21
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® is proud to announce its financial support of Log Cabin Republicans, becoming the first trade association to formally support the country’s original and largest organization representing gay conservatives.

Despite Risky Votes, Most Illinois Lawmakers Win

POLITICS | Mar 20
Several Illinois state lawmakers who cast tough votes on pensions and gay marriage fended off expensive primary challenges Tuesday.

Gay Rights Group Gives Republican Lawmakers Cash

POLITICS | Mar 14
An advocacy group supporting gay and lesbians causes in Illinois is bolstering the campaign funds of two Republican lawmakers.

NJ Lawmaker Who Opposed Gay Marriage Bill, Vows to Override Christie’s Veto

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 3
A Republican Assembly lawmaker from New Jersey, who opposed a measure that would legalize same-sex marriage in the state last year, now says he will override Gov. Chris Christie’s veto if the bill moves through the Assembly.

Republican Senator Murkowski Supports Gay Marriage

POLITICS | By Henry C. Jackson | Jun 19
Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she now supports gay marriage, becoming the third Senate Republican to do so.

GOP Sen. Kirk Announces Support for Gay Marriage

POLITICS | Apr 2
GOP Sen. Mark Kirk of Illinois said Tuesday he supports same-sex marriage, becoming the second sitting Republican senator to make such an announcement in recent weeks.

GOP Rolls Out Roadmap Amid Party Divisions

POLITICS | By Steve Peoples | Mar 19
This was to be a roadmap for a new, more inclusive GOP: attract minority voters, support immigration reform and embrace "welcoming and inclusive" attitudes on gay rights. But minutes after unveiling the proposal, the party chairman distanced him from it.

GOP Sen. Portman’s Pro Gay Marriage Stance Cheers Activists

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 17
LGBT activists and groups overall are cheering Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman’s turnaround and support for marriage equality.

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