Annise Parker

The mayor is still holding out for a HERO for LGBT Houstonians.

November 06 2015 7:47 PM

Rabidly antigay Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick declared, 'We will not accept anyone telling us that wrong is right.' On the other side, there's talk of economic consquences.

November 04 2015 8:15 PM Updated

Anti-trans scare tactics appeared to have worked in the nation's fourth-largest city.

November 03 2015 10:53 PM

A suit filed by conservative pastors accuses Mayor Annise Parker of interfering with citizens' right to vote.

August 03 2015 10:10 PM

Longtime anti-LGBT activist Dave Wilson is angry the city won't heed his petition, which also demands businesses define 'gender' as one's birth-assigned sex.

July 13 2015 8:05 PM

The subpoenas have drawn much wrath from the right, but Mayor Annise Parker said she was not giving in to critics but serving the best interest of Houston.

October 30 2014 8:25 PM

After nine hours of testimony, the Houston City Council adopted the measure by a vote of 11-6.

1:55 AM

Mayor Annise Parker contends a proposed ordinance will still protect trans residents from discrimination.

May 16 2014 4:49 PM

Mayor Annise Parker says this is the constitutional and right thing to do; meanwhile, Houston's county takes steps to protect LGBT prisoners.

November 21 2013 8:05 PM