The executive director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force was among 105 women arrested for blocking traffic outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., today.
Lilli Vincenz, who recorded many of the significant events of the LGBT rights movement, donated her papers to the nation's oldest cultural institution.
Judge Pamela Chen was approved by a voice vote for a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.
LGBT Americans were mentioned more than once during the State of the Union address, but activists might still be disappointed.
Two couples will be guests at the State of the Union, including one couple fighting to stay together in the U.S.