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Robin Roberts, Chely Wright, Clay Aiken, Janet Mock and More at GLSEN Respect Awards

By Brian Scott Lipton | Wednesday May 21, 2014
With such LGBT luminaries in the house as Robin Roberts, Clay Aiken, Chely Wright, Janet Mock and more, there was an "explosion of choice" for role models at Monday’s annual GLSEN Respect Awards.

Candidate Aiken Says People See Him Differently

Tuesday May 20, 2014
Congressional candidate Clay Aiken says voters in North Carolina are getting a different look at him from his "American Idol" background.

Clay Aiken Wins NC Dem Congressional Primary

Tuesday May 13, 2014
"American Idol" singer Clay Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, a day after the accidental death of his closest rival.

Clay Aiken’s Primary Opponent Dies at His Home

Monday May 12, 2014
The entrepreneur who was locked in a too-close-to-call Democratic primary with former "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken died Monday, his family said.

Primary Featuring Clay Aiken too Close to Call

By Emery P. Dalesio | Wednesday May 7, 2014
The Democratic congressional primary race between former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken and textile entrepreneur Keith Crisco remained very close and without a clear winner.

Democrat Clay Aiken Goes for GOP-Heavy House District

By Emery P. Dalesio | Sunday Apr 27, 2014
Singer-songwriter Clay Aiken doesn’t have a problem with name recognition. But that doesn’t mean voters in North Carolina’s 2nd Congressional District will send the "American Idol" star to Washington to represent them in Congress.

Clay Aiken Officially Joining NC Congress Race

Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Singer and actor Clay Aiken is now officially making the switch to wear the hat of a North Carolina congressional candidate.

’America Idol’ Runner-Up Clay Aiken to Run for Congress in NC

Wednesday Feb 5, 2014
Former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken is running for Congress in North Carolina.

NC GOP Slams Aiken’s Alleged Congressional Bid

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Feb 4, 2014
A North Carolina Republican representative is reacting to rumors that "American Idol" star Clay Aiken will run for Congress.

Will Clay Aiken Run for Congress?

By Jason St. Amand | Sunday Jan 26, 2014
Earlier this month "American Idol" star Clay Aiken made headlines for considering making a congressional bid in North Carolina. Though nothing has been confirmed, sources claim that the singer is putting together a political campaign team.