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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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North Carolina Voters Approve Marriage Amendment

The Associated Press is reporting that North Carolina voters have approved a proposed constitutional amendment that would define marriage as between a man and a woman. Continue reading

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Gallup: Half of Americans Support Marriage Equality

A new Gallup poll shows that half of Americans support marriage for gays and lesbians. Continue reading

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Biden Endorses Marriage Equality

Vice President Joe Biden on Sunday endorsed marriage for same-sex couples during an appearance on “Meet the Press.” Continue reading

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Gay GOP Group to Honor Top N.Y. Republican

Log Cabin Republicans will honor Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) at a fundraiser at an Albany restaurant on Monday. Continue reading

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Eleven State Democratic Party Chairs Endorse Marriage Equality Platform Plank

Texas Democratic Party Chair Boyd Richie is among the 11 state Democratic Party chairs who announced on Thursday their support of a proposal that would add marriage for same-sex couples to their party’s 2012 platform. Continue reading

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Democracy for America Joins Coalition Against Proposed N.C. Marriage Amendment

Democracy for America is the latest organization to join the fight against Amendment One that would ban marriage for gays and lesbians and legal recognition of unmarried couples in North Carolina. Continue reading

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Poll Shows Cuomo Remains Popular Among N.Y. Voters

A new NY1/YNN-Marist poll shows that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo remains popular among the majority of his state’s registered voters. Continue reading

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Did Homophobia Doom Santorum’s Presidential Campaign?

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum’s record on marriage for same-sex couples and other LGBT-specific issues came under scrutiny long before he suspended his campaign on Tuesday. Continue reading

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