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New York governor David Paterson's pick to take Hillary Clinton’s seat in the U.S. Senate, former representative Kirsten Gillibrand, said she would support full marriage rights for gay couples during a noon press conference Friday in which the governor announced the appointment.

January 24 2009 12:00 AM

Live from the
Lincolm Memorial, it was supposed to be openly gay Rev. V.
Gene Robinson -- but HBO didn't air the bishop's prayer.
Why? The network says ask Obama's transition team.

January 17 2009 12:00 AM

The Boston-based
Equal Rep is pushing for Fred Hochberg to be appointed
secretary of Commerce now that Gov. Bill Richardson has
withdrawn his name.

January 07 2009 12:00 AM

New HIV cases may
be leveling off for the first time since 2000, reports
Bloomberg news. Researchers in the HIV surveillance unit at
Berlin's Robert Koch Institute say they expect about
3,000 new infections of HIV in Germany this year,
which is on a par with last year's rates. Gay and
bisexual men are expected to account for about 72% of those
new cases.

November 22 2008 12:00 AM

The Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund endorsed a record 11 LGBT candidates, and a majority of them won their races. "This was a watershed election," Chuck Wolfe, president and CEO of the Victory Fund, said in a press release on Wednesday.

November 06 2008 12:00 AM