Tag Archives: Republican Party

Conservative Politicians Hope You’ll Forget Their Anti-Gay Stances Come 2016

Conservatives and Republicans are hoping you’ll forget about all their anti-gay relations and speeches come 2016. As noted in Washington, DC’s METROWEEKLY magazine, at the spring 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), there was nary any mention of or against … Continue reading

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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 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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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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Cantor, cautiously, Urges “tolerance”; “acceptance” On Gays

In the news this week, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor seems to be urging the Republican Party to soften its position on opposition to gay rights, but it still sounds like discrimination. From BuzzFeed: Although Cantor did not directly address … Continue reading

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