Obama Heads to California to Raise Cash from LGBT Donors
June 06 2012 11:32 AM ET

Obama Heads to California to Raise Cash from LGBT Donors

Julie Bolcer

The DNC LGBT Leadership Council gala and a dinner at the home of Glee creator Ryan Murphy are among five events expected to generate around $5.4 million.

ACLU Says the Old Romney Could Have Been a Member
June 05 2012 3:23 PM ET

ACLU: The Old, Pro-Gay Romney Could Have Joined Us

Lucas Grindley

Mitt Romney's claim to be more pro-gay than Ted Kennedy is coming back to haunt him yet again — this time in a series of billboards.

Obama Gets Standing Ovation on Broadway
June 05 2012 10:39 AM ET

Obama Gets Standing Ovation on Broadway

Julie Bolcer

President Obama and Bill Clinton stuck to the economy while performances celebrated his support for equality at the Barack on Broadway fund-raiser.

Pennsylvania Democrat Leaves Party Over Obama Supporting Marriage Equality
May 24 2012 7:04 PM ET

Dem Leaves Party Over Marriage Equality

Michelle Garcia

A Democratic Party activist in Pennsylvania has decided to switch her support to Republican candidate Mitt Romney, she says, because President Obama announced his support of marriage equality.

For Obama Pride: LGBT Americans for Obama
May 23 2012 8:00 AM ET

For Obama Pride: LGBT Americans for Obama

Joe Solmonese

Human Rights Campaign president and Obama campaign national co-chair Joe Solmonese makes the case for LGBT voters to back the president this fall.

The Powerful Ricketts Family Is Obivously Split Politically
May 17 2012 8:27 PM ET

The Powerful Ricketts Family Is Obviously Split Politically

Lucas Grindley

Joe Ricketts and his lesbian daughter Laura Ricketts are on very different sides politically, as shown by an ad campaign that was reportedly in the works to take down President Obama.

Poll Finds Most People Unphased By Romney History as Antigay Bully
May 17 2012 12:06 PM ET

Poll: Most People Don't Care If Romney Was an Antigay Bully

Lucas Grindley

A new poll finds that most people by now have heard about Mitt Romney's past as an antigay bully and more than two-thirds aren't bothered one bit by it. Ipsos asked poll respondents via the Internet about a Washington Post report that while Romney was in prep school, he led a "posse" of students who held down and forcibly cut the hair of a fellow high-schooler while the student cried, screamed and called for help.

Romney Says Gay Adoption is Basically Legal Everywhere
May 15 2012 5:50 PM ET

Romney's Wrong: Adoption by Gays Is Not Legal Everywhere

Michelle Garcia

Mitt Romney asserted that gay couples can adopt children in nearly any state — except he's not quite correct.

Gay Romney Supporter Switches to Obama And He Wants His Money Back
May 15 2012 2:09 PM ET

Gay Romney Supporter Wants a Refund

Michelle Garcia

Will the Romney campaign return the donation from a former supporter who wants his money back? 

Obama Marriage Equality Statement Will Not Change Many Votes
May 11 2012 6:41 PM ET

Poll: Most Voters Unaffected by Obama Marriage Stance

Trudy Ring

His marriage equality endorsement may cost him a few votes, not many.