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CA May Ban Travel to Texas, Other States

CA May Ban Travel to Texas, Other States

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jun 24
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is considering adding Texas and three other states to the travel ban list his office oversees after the governors in the quartet of states signed anti-LGBT legislation into law in recent months.

Trump Labors To Make Mueller-Comey Tie a Key Talking Point

Trump Labors To Make Mueller-Comey Tie a Key Talking Point

By Eric Tucker And Jake Pearson | Jun 24
Robert Mueller, the somber-faced and demanding FBI director who led the bureau through the Sept. 11 attacks, and James Comey, his more approachable and outwardly affable successor, may be poles apart stylistically.

Trump Mentions 'The Gays' For First Time in Pride Month, Log Cabin Republicans Rejoice

Trump Mentions 'The Gays' For First Time in Pride Month, Log Cabin Republicans Rejoice

Jun 23
If you need to locate where gay conservative group Log Cabin Republicans set "the bar" to approve President Trump on LGBT issues, look no further than the floor. It's that low.

Sessions Orders Review of Transgender Murders, Calls Pride Event 'Perfectly Appropriate'

Sessions Orders Review of Transgender Murders, Calls Pride Event 'Perfectly Appropriate'

Jun 23
Was Thursday 'Opposite Day?' In a surprising move, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a man not known for his support of the LGBT community, spoke on Thursday in support of a Pride Month event held by the Justice Department

Female Legislators Rise Up Against Closed Door AHCA

Female Legislators Rise Up Against Closed Door AHCA

Jun 23
Prompted to anger by the closed-door negotiations of Republican men on the secretive Senate version American Health Care Act, female legislators are speaking out about the right to universal health care, and the need to protect women and girls.

HRC Blasts Pence for Endorsing Focus on the Family's Anti-LGBT Agenda

HRC Blasts Pence for Endorsing Focus on the Family's Anti-LGBT Agenda

Jun 23
The scheduled Pence appearance is being viewed by HRC as a clear indication of the Trump Administration's hostility and opposition to LGBT equality during Pride Month.

Happy Pride! Pence to Help Anti-LGBT Group Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Friday

Happy Pride! Pence to Help Anti-LGBT Group Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Friday

By Nicholas Riccardi and Kristen Wyatt | Jun 23
Vice President Mike Pence's visit Friday to Colorado to celebrate the anniversary of Focus on the Family comes at a time of change for the religious right during the age of President Donald Trump.

Trump Admits There Are No Comey Tapes

Trump Admits There Are No Comey Tapes

By Jonathan Lemire and Eric Tucker | Jun 23
President Donald Trump declared he never made and doesn't have recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey,

McConnell Faces Hunt for GOP Votes for Senate 'Favor the Rich' Health Bill

McConnell Faces Hunt for GOP Votes for Senate 'Favor the Rich' Health Bill

By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jun 23
The bill would cut and redesign the Medicaid program for low-income and disabled people, and erase taxes on higher earners and the medical industry that helped pay for the roughly 20 million Americans covered by Obama's law.

Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Jun 22
If passed, the bill would take away health insurance from millions of people, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people.

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