For Obama Pride: LGBT Americans for Obama
May 23 2012 7:00 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 7:27 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 11:06 AM 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 4:50 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 1:09 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 5:41 PM ET

Poll: Most Voters Unaffected by Obama Marriage Stance

Trudy Ring

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

Mitt Romney Remembered as Prep School Bully of Gay Students
May 10 2012 1:48 PM ET

Mitt Romney, Prep-School Bully?

Lucas Grindley

The Washington Post reports that Romney bullied students who were perceived as being gay.

Romney Puts Blame on Gay Spokesman for Leaving
May 04 2012 2:14 PM ET

Romney Puts Blame on Gay Spokesman for Leaving

Lucas Grindley

Mitt Romney isn't taking any of the blame for the resignation of the gay spokesman who was driven out of the campaign by backlash from social conservatives.

Gay Spokesman Resigns From Romney Campaign
May 01 2012 3:22 PM ET

Romney's Gay Spokesman Quits

Trudy Ring

Richard Grenell resigned today after a backlash from social conservatives about his selection.

Gay Son of Ex Klansman Runs for Office in Kansas
April 26 2012 8:36 PM ET

Gay Son of Ex-Klansman Runs for Office in Kansas

Trudy Ring

Erich Bishop, the gay son of a former Ku Klux Klan member, wants to unseat Jan Pauls, a state representative who is a Democrat but has an antigay record.

Fred Kargers Ad Too Sexy For YouTube
April 25 2012 6:36 PM ET

Fred Karger's "Sexy Frisbee" Ad Reinstated on YouTube

Josh Hinkle

Republican presidential candidate Fred Karger's "Sexy Frisbee" ad was removed from YouTube for being inappropriate.