Antigay congressman Schock did not appear on a box of cereal made by a company that has been increasingly supportive of its LGBT workers.
CNBC's Joe Kernen confronted Rick Perry about his comparison between homosexuality and alcoholism, but the Texas governor still stands by his beliefs.
Trans woman and Air Force veteran Lauren Scott hopes to become the first out transgender member of any state legislature.
Mike Michaud was unopposed in Tuesday's primary for governor, while Ryan Fecteau captured the Democratic nomination in the state's 11th House District.
Toni Atkins is now the second LGBT person to take one of California's most influential political posts.