The party isn't strong enough in its opposition to marriage equality to suit Mike Huckabee, who once sought its presidential nomination. Meanwhile, another right-winger likens marriage equality to slavery.
As marriage equality remains uneven across the U.S., transgender citizens' unique marriage challenges in states like Mississippi continue to surface.
Colleen Condon and Nichols Bleckley may become the first same-sex couple to legally wed in South Carolina.
Because state officials will not appeal Tuesday's ruling striking down Nevada's ban on same-sex marriage, couples in that state can soon begin to marry, the Supreme Court announced.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy granted Idaho's request for a stay on yesterday's order striking down the state's marriage ban, as attorneys for the state's Republican leadership prepare to appeal.
Tuesday's ruling by the Ninth Circuit could have implications in three more states.
The couple at the center of the Oklahoma marriage case expressed joy over the Supreme Court's decision but also were "a little bit annoyed" that the court didn't get directly involved.
HRC president Chad Griffin toasts the states that extend the right to marry to all couples, but acknowledges many couples still seek equal justice.