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Del. RNC Chair Supports Marriage Equality

From The Washington Blade: WILMINGTON, Del.—The gay executive director of the Delaware Republican Party is among those who attended an Equality Delaware fundraiser on March 15. “I’m here this evening because I support marriage equality,” John Fluharty told the Washington … Continue reading

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The Economics of Gay Marriage Equality: Adam Lambert Gets it

Even glam-rocker Adam Lambert has a better grasp than GOProud of the economic tie to gay marriage equality. From METROWEEKLY: “Ideally, that’s what being an American is — that we all have a shot [at marriage]. I hear a lot of … Continue reading

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The Economic Impact of LGBT Equality: DADT Repeal

Since gay conservative group GOProud is so focused on its economic and job message for this election vs. social issues like equality for Lesbians, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender LGBT people, I thought that on this anniversary of the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell … Continue reading

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Gay Marriage Equality Economics: Estate Taxes

Since GOProud founders Jimmy LaSalvia and Chris Barron seem so misguided about how economics is tied to gay marriage equality, I thought a little education for them, and us all, was in order. From The Christian Science Monitor via msnbc: ATLANTA … Continue reading

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GOProud is More Cowardly Lion than a Friend of Dorothy

The response from GOProud co-founders Jimmy LaSalvia and Christopher Barron to President Obama’s acceptance speech for at the DNC left me slack-jawed and flabbergasted: “No amount of happy talk or soaring rhetoric can paper over this President’s horrific record on … Continue reading

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@jimmylasalvia Equality IS About The Economy, Stupid

Jimmy LaSalvia got into a debate this week on Current TV with The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur over GOProud’s endorsement of Mitt Romney for President. LaSalvia’s point was the endorsement was about jobs and the economy and Cenk’s point was Romney … Continue reading

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