Young people shouldn't be broken down because of their sexual orientation or gender identity, says the state's bisexual governor. And now they won't be — at least in Oregon.
While the fine isn't final yet, the owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa are already raising funds to cover it — but GoFundMe won't host their campaign.
The antigay group has kept trying to intervene after Oregon's attorney general declined to defend the ban, but it's out of options now.
Oregon, Iowa, and Colorado have all seen one legislative chamber approve such a bill; the chance of further progress appears best in Oregon.
Kate Brown took office as Oregon's governor Wednesday, promising to leave behind the political scandal that has plagued the state recently.
Openly bisexual secretary of state Kate Brown may become the 37th governor of Oregon.
As Silverton, Ore., mayor Stu Rasmussen quietly left office this week, the politician said being elected as an out trans person is thankfully not the showstopper it used to be.