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GOP Congressman With Anti-Gay Voting Record Co-Sponsors Anti-Bullying Bill

By Bobby McGuire | Sunday Mar 30, 2014
Check the sky for flying pigs! A Long Island Republican congressman with a history of voting against LGBT rights has signed on to co-sponsor anti-bullying legislation.

Log Cabin Republican Sets Record Straight on Not Being Invited to CPAC

By EDGE | Thursday Mar 6, 2014
Gay conservative groups are again barred from official participation CPAC, and like an angry Cinderella uninvited to the ball with poison pen in hand, Log Cabin Republican president Gregory T. Angelo took to conservative media to set the record straight.

GOProud Co-Founder Resigns Over CPAC Comprimise

By EDGE | Thursday Feb 20, 2014
A little over a month after GOProud co-founder Jimmy LaSalvia announced he was quitting the Republican party, Chris Barron who founded the arch-conservative gay political organization with him in 2009 announced he was stepping down from the board.

Log Cabin Republicans Challenge Dave Agema To Debate What?

By Bobby McGuire | Sunday Jan 26, 2014
After refusing to step down from his position as a member of the RNC, the Log Cabin Republicans have challenged Michigan Republican Committee member Dave Agema to Debate.

GOProud Co-Founder Quits GOP, Cites ’Tolerance of Bigotry’

By EDGE | Tuesday Jan 14, 2014
Citing dissatisfaction with big-government conservatives and bigots within the Republican Party, Jimmy LaSalvia, co-founder of arch-conservative Republican gay organization GOProud, announced that he has changed his voter registration to independent.

Log Cabin Republicans Miffed Over Sexy LGBT Targeted Obamacare Ad

By EDGE | Sunday Dec 22, 2013
Today Log Cabin Republicans (LCR) issued a press release denouncing an online video PSA by Out 2 Enroll which aimed to promote awareness among LGBT people about the Affordable Care Act.

Log Cabin Republicans Endorse Controversial Carl DeMaio for Congress

By Michael Cox | Saturday Jul 13, 2013
The Log Cabin Republicans announced that its board of directors has endorsed Carl DeMaio for Congress. DeMaio, a gay Republican, is running to be the next Congressman in California’s 52nd Congressional District.

GOP Nominates Anti-Gay Minister for Virginia Lt. Gov.

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Virginia Republicans have nominated E.W. Jackson for lieutenant governor. The minister, however, has made headlines for his outrageous anti-gay comments and for comparing Planned Parenthood to the K.K.K.

Gay GOP Group Log Cabin Announces Relaunch

By James Patterson | Wednesday May 15, 2013
Log Cabin Republicans recently announced a relaunch of their organization, but it remains to be seen how much influence the predominately gay GOP group will have within the national Republican Party.

The Changing Face of the GOP and Log Cabin Republicans

By Akeem Favor | Tuesday Apr 16, 2013
Recognizing its dwindling base and lack of minorities, the Grand Old Party has quickly repositioned itself as more welcoming, setting off a sea change in their involvement in LGBT issues.