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Poll: Obama’s Marriage Position Not a Factor for Majority of Voters

A new USA Today/Gallup poll indicates that President Barack Obama’s support of marriage for gays and lesbians will not prove a factor this November for the majority of American voters. Continue reading

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A Decisive Affirmation of LGBT Americans

President Barack Obama’s endorsement of marriage for gays and lesbians during an interview with ABC News’ Robin Roberts on Wednesday is far more than a cynical political calculation from inside the Beltway. Continue reading

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Obama Endorses Marriage Equality

President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced his support of marriage for gays and lesbians during an interview with ABC News’ Robin Roberts. Continue reading

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Ugandan Gay Activist Speaks at Georgetown

Frank Mugisha, executive director of Sexual Minorities Uganda, spoke about the plight of LGBT people in the East African country at Georgetown University on Monday. Continue reading

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White House Endorses Safe Schools Bills

The White House used GLSEN’s annual Day of Silence to announce that President Barack Obama will endorse two bills designed to curb bullying and harassment against LGBT students. Continue reading

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Obama Won’t Issue Federal Contractor Non-Discrimination Executive Order

President Barack Obama’s decision not to issue an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating against their employees based on their sexual orientation and gender identity and expression will only fuel growing skepticism among those who continue to question the administration’s commitment to LGBT Americans. Continue reading

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Obama to Attend Fla. LGBT Fundraiser

President Barack Obama is scheduled to meet with LGBT supporters of his re-election campaign in Hollywood, Fla., on Tuesday. Continue reading

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