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Does Signing Photo Show Pence's True Intent?

By EDGE | Mar 31
Indiana governor Mike Pence attempted to put a new spin on the religious freedom law he signed last week. But photos from the ceremony point to what may be relationships with anti-gay lobbyists.

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Does Signing Photo Show Pence's True Intent?

POLITICS | By EDGE | Mar 31
Indiana governor Mike Pence attempted to put a new spin on the religious freedom law he signed last week. But photos from the ceremony point to what may be relationships with anti-gay lobbyists.

Liberal Dems, GOP Cling to Hope Warren Runs for President

POLITICS | By Ken Thomas and Julie Pace | Mar 31
Republicans and liberal Democrats have something in common: Both are trying to keep alive the prospect that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will run for president.

Religious Freedom Laws Not Used Against Gays in the Past

RELIGION | By Rachel Zoll and David Crary | Mar 31
Religious freedom laws like the one causing an uproar in Indiana have never been successfully used to defend discrimination against gays - and have rarely been used at all, legal experts say.

Democrat O'Malley Hits GOP Support for Indiana law

NATIONAL | Mar 31
Likely Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley says it's "shameful" for Republicans to support an Indiana law that critics see as legalizing discrimination against gays and lesbians.

ACT UP Demands Cuomo Keep Promise to End AIDS in NYS

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 31
On Wednesday, April 1, ACT UP New York will protest outside of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office to demand the release of his blueprint to end AIDS.

Indiana Governor Wants Changes to Religious-Objections Law

RELIGION | Mar 31
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Tuesday that he wants legislation on his desk by the end of the week to clarify that a new religious-freedom law does not allow discrimination.

Indiana Lawmakers Try to Quiet Firestorm Surrounding New Law

NATIONAL | Mar 31
Gov. Mike Pence called off public appearances Monday and sports officials planned an "Indy Welcomes All" campaign ahead of this weekend's NCAA Final Four in Indianapolis as lawmakers scrambled to quiet the firestorm over a controversial new law.

Indianapolis Star Calls for Law Protecting Gays, Lesbians

NATIONAL | Mar 31
The Indianapolis Star is urging Indiana lawmakers in a front-page editorial to respond to widespread criticism of a new religious objections law by protecting the rights of gays and lesbians.

Kentucky Argues Gay Marriage Ban Not Biased

NATIONAL | Mar 31
Gov. Steve Beshear's administration is arguing in a brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court that Kentucky's ban on gay marriage isn't discriminatory because it bars both gay and straight people from same-sex unions.

On Trans Visibility Day, Jim Colllins Announces Grant Recipients

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 31
On Transgender Day of Visibility, The Jim Collins Foundation (JCF) funds gender-affirming surgeries with 2015 grants.

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