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Threatened With Extinction, Conservative Opinions on Marriage Begin to Evolve

By Steve Weinstein | Saturday Dec 28, 2013
As the American population shifts views on marriage equality, conservative forces that have fought long and hard against marriage equality, start to evolve their views on the hot button issue.

Cindy McCain Wins Prestigious LGBT Award, Backlash Ensues

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Jun 19, 2013
Cindy McCain recently won an award for her work with the LGBT community, but some are questioning if she deserved the honor because of her GOP ties and because she’s married to Sen. John McCain, who does not support full marriage equality.

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.

For GOP, ’In the Closet’ Is a Sexual Orientation

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Apr 2, 2013
That’s one among a Republican National Committee survey’s many odd questions that’s yet another sign that the Grand Old Party is trying not to be so, well, old.

Add Ohio Voters, 4 Senators to Marriage Equality

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Mar 26, 2013
While GOP Sen. Rob Portman’s son explains his father’s own conversion & Sen. Claire McCaskill & Va. Sen. Mark Warner join the pro-equality bandwagon, a new poll shows over half of Ohioans support repealing the state’s ban on same-sex marriage,

Karl Rove Sees Potential Support For Gay Marriage

Monday Mar 25, 2013
GOP strategist Karl Rove says he can imagine a Republican candidate in the next presidential campaign supporting gay marriage.

Bible of the Right Concedes on Gay Marriage

By Steve Weinstein | Monday Mar 18, 2013
The National Review, the venerable journal founded by William F. Buckley, has been moving closer & closer to accepting marriage equality as a reality.

Briefs in SCOTUS Prop. 8 Hearings Show Partisan Divide on Marriage Equality

By Mark Sherman | Saturday Mar 16, 2013
The Supreme Court hearings over California’s Proposition 8 puts in high relief the huge partisan divide between Republican & Democrat parties over the issue of marriage equality.

GOP Sen. Portman of Ohio Now Supports Gay Marriage

Friday Mar 15, 2013
Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman is now supporting gay marriage and says his reversal on the issue began when he learned one of his sons is gay.

Laura Bush Wants Nothing to Do With New Gay Marriage Ad

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Feb 21, 2013
Former First Lady Laura Bush announced Wednesday that she wants to be removed from a gay marriage ad campaign that uses a clip of her on CNN supporting marriage equality.