The moment his brother came out to him is the centerpiece of a new television ad for a Republican candidate in Massachusetts.
A scholar says it's time for his days of only studying politics to meet some action. And he has big plans.
Jack Conway, who refused to appeal a decision striking down Kentucky's same-sex marriage ban, thinks that decision will not be a liability in the governor's race.
Ballot initiatives to establish marriage equality in three states and reject a ban in another drove voters to the polls in 2012.
Republican Susanne Atanus, who said 'God is angry' at gays, pulls off a primary win but faces a popular Democratic incumbent in the general election.
Of the three Republican state representatives who voted for marriage equality, two won their primaries by a wide margin, while the other has a narrow lead.
LGBT people have aroused God's wrath, says a Republican congressional hopeful, whose comments in turn drew the wrath of party leaders, who called on her to quit the race.
Karyn Polito joins her running mate, gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Baker, in endorsing equal marriage rights, which may cost the team support from the right.