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Obama includes ‘LGBT’ in State of the Union speech

Posted on 21 January 2015

Editor’s Note: Here is the text of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address on Jan. 20. The references to same-sex marriage and L-G-B-T are in bold: ___ Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, my fellow Americans: We are 15 years into this new century. Fifteen years that dawned with terror touching […]

Newlywed Dads From Hollywood To Attend Obama Speech

Posted on 20 January 2015

WASHINGTON — Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23) has invited newlyweds Todd and Jeff Delmay of Hollywood to attend President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address tonight. The Delmay’s were the second couple in Florida to marry on Jan. 5 when Judge Sarah Zabel in Miami-Dade removed her stay on legalizing same-sex marriage. The couple […]

Anti-Gay Marriage Bill Would Punish Texas Employees

Posted on 13 January 2015

AUSTIN, TX — A new Republican proposal in the Texas state legislature would strip state employees of their salaries if they recognize same-sex marriages. Although Judge Orlando Garcia ruled against the state’s marriage ban last February, he subsequently stayed his ruling allowing for the appeals process to be completed. Currently, the case is being heard […]

Tiffany & Co. Runs Its First Same-Sex Marriage Ad

Posted on 13 January 2015

NEW YORK, NY — For the first time, iconic jeweler Tiffany & Co. is featuring a same-sex couple in an advertising campaign for engagement rings. Linda Buckley, Tiffany’s vice president for North American marketing, said that the two men featured in the ad are not professional models, but in fact are a real-life Manhattan couple […]

U.S. Defense Chief Includes Gay Couple in Holiday Video

Posted on 31 December 2014

WASHINGTON — For the first time ever, a gay couple appears in a holiday video from the U.S. defense secretary to American military personnel around the world. U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made the video with his wife. A photo montage in the video shows a U.S. sailor proposing to his partner at a naval […]

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