Vice President Joe Biden declared that the U.S. and Obama administration are part of a unified front against gay discrimination, saying that “prejudice is prejudice” and gay rights “the civil rights issue of our day.”
Maine Republican Susan Collins says she supports legalized same-sex marriage.
A gay Eagle Scout from Maryland, a Seattle Scoutmaster who was fired for his sexual orientation and their supporters presented a petition Wednesday at Amazon.com’s headquarters urging the company to suspend donations to the Boy Scouts of America.
Gov. Jan Brewer on Wednesday vetoed a Republican bill that set off a national debate over gay rights, religion and discrimination and subjected Arizona to blistering criticism from major corporations and political leaders from both parties.
The issue of gay rights in Russia has faded into the background as the Games progress.
President Obama announced the tennis legend will be part of the official U.S. delegation.
Gigi Chao is asking her father to accept her for who she is.
Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring says he will not defend the gay marriage ban against federal lawsuits that challenge it.
Almost overnight, Virginia has emerged as a critical state in the nationwide fight to grant gay men and women the right to wed.
Equality Maryland is endorsing Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown in the state’s governor’s race.