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Former Log Cabin leader lobbies against Equality Act

This post originally published by the Washington Blade. Log Cabin Republicans President Gregory T. Angelois lobbying against the Equality Act on Capitol Hill. (Washington Blade photo by Michael Key) As much of Washington was preparing to celebrate Pride last week, a gay activist who formerly headed Log Cabin Republicans took …

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Beto O’Rourke unveils comprehensive LGBT policy proposal

This post originally published by the Washington Blade. Beto O’Rourke has unveiled a 2020 LGBT agenda. (Photo by Gage Skidmore via Flickr) Democratic 2020 hopeful Beto O’Rourke made a bid for LGBT support Wednesday with a policy plan that seeks to advance LGBT rights and takes shots at the Trump …

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50 House Dems urge State Dept. to reverse ban on Pride flags

This post originally published by the Washington Blade. Rep. Grace Meng is leading House Democrats in opposing to the State Department ban on Pride flags. Rep. Grace Meng is leading House Democrats in opposing to the State Department ban on Pride flags. A group of 50 House Democrats led by …

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Pence backs ban on Pride flags at U.S. embassies

This post originally published by the Washington Blade. Vice President Mike Pence backs the ban on Pride flags at U.S. embassies. (Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key) Vice President Mike Pence, who’s widely known for having a notoriously anti-LGBT record, has signaled his support for a State Department policy …

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State Dept, defends barring U.S. embassies from flying Pride flag

This post originally published by the Washington Blade. The State Department is defending its approach to LGBT rights despite the ban on Pride flags at U.S. embassies. The State Department on Monday defended the Trump administration’s approach to LGBT rights and Pride Month, despite a new policy barring U.S. embassies …

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