In a country where LGBT rights have far to go, a key government figure publicly embraces his sexual orientation.
New York's former City Council speaker Christine Quinn is using her experience as a lesbian and a woman in politics by leading a new party.
After a disappointing defeat, the New York politician is back with a new cause to fight for: She wants you to vote for the Women's Equality Party
A written statement doesn't atone for Alaska Congressman Don Young's inappropriate, insensitive remarks at a Wasilla High School speech earlier this week, says the student who was targeted.
Senators are pressuring President Obama to step up and appoint a special envoy for LGBT rights to the U.S. Department of State to protect LGBT people internationally.