The state Senate passed a bill that would make it illegal for gay and lesbian state employees to be discriminated against, but the proposal faces an uncertain future.
Ashley Broadway was originally told that because she lacks a valid military ID, which are granted only to wives recognized by the military, that she couldn't join the officers' spouses club.
The senator, who introduced an assault weapons ban Thursday, discussed her experience with gun violence in San Francisco in 1978.
The commander in chief issued a brief video address to the thousands of LGBT activists gathered in Atlanta this week for the 25th Annual National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change.
In a new video from LGBT group One Colorado, Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried comes out in favor of the state's pending legislation for civil unions, and introduces viewers to his two married moms.
Because the Obama administration is no longer defending the antigay law, the Supreme Court does not have jurisdiction over it, says Vicki C. Jackson. Moreover, Republican congressional leaders have no authority to defend it, she says.
Marriage equality, nondiscrimination, and domestic partnership bills will get a hearing, and a possible vote, by lawmakers next week.