Peter Cooke, the Democratic nominee for governor in Utah, distanced himself from the national party’s support for marriage equality.
The U.S. Senate hopeful is the first candidate to receive a nod from LPAC, the super PAC founded to help lesbians play a bigger role in politics.
Gay Democrats offered nice words about their colleague as a person, but they blasted the policies championed by Mitt Romney’s vice presidential pick.
The group has raised $3 million ahead of schedule to help secure costly TV buys in Maine, Minnesota, and Washington, with help from major Republican donors including Paul Singer.
Rachel Maddow says Democrats are making margaritas to celebrate Mitt Romney's selection of Paul Ryan as his running mate.
Rick Santorum and Brian Brown were on hand for the announcement from Bob Vander Plaats.
Richard Tisei said, “I don't agree with him -- or anyone else -- on every single issue.”
The Platform Committee unanimously approved language supporting marriage equality and other items, with the addition of an amendment about equal treatment of LGBT Americans in immigration and naturalization.
Paul Ryan’s statement about the source of rights might surprise LGBT voters who have been following the progress of legislation and litigation.