A surprising announcement on Capitol Hill has led to a postponement of today's scheduled vote.
Former congressman Barney Frank, blunt as ever, sees positives and potential negatives with the abrupt departure of Speaker of the House John Boehner.
Jon Stewart's successor at The Daily Show debuted Monday night to mostly positive reviews, but a joke he made about AIDS left the audience groaning.
The Republican House speaker announced his resignation today and will leave Congress at the end of October.
This represents a markedly different stance from the one congressional Republicans took when the court last considered marriage equality.
The move could signal that similar federal legislation is effectively dead in the Republican-controlled House of Representatives.
The House speaker drew a hard line on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act in a first-time meeting with the LGBT Equality Caucus.
If the likes of Jimmy LaSalvia can't take it anymore, maybe the Republican Party will never wake up.
The speaker of the House told reporters he doesn't see any reason to enact federal laws protecting workers from getting fired for being LGBT.
Why House Speaker John Boehner should allow a vote on ENDA.