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Another Prominent Republican Comes Out for Marriage Equality

FAMILY | By Julie Carr Smith | Nov 15
A Republican justice on the Ohio Supreme Court says the legal obstacles facing his lesbian daughter, her partner and their two children have made him view the state's protections for same-sex couples and their families as inadequate.

Threatened With Extinction, Conservative Opinions on Marriage Begin to Evolve

POLITICS | By Steve Weinstein | Dec 28
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

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 19
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

NATIONAL | By Akeem Favor | Apr 16
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

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 2
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

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 26
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

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

FAMILY | By Steve Weinstein | Mar 18
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

FAMILY | By Mark Sherman | Mar 16
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

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.

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