Gay Republicans push for pro-LGBTQ language in platform

Posted on: July 11, 2016

By Sarah Wheaton Politico July 11, 2016 While a high-profile fight is brewing over same-sex marriage, gay Republicans and their allies are looking instead to the national security section as their best hope for pro-LGBTQ language in a document long dominated by social conservatism. A letter to platform committee members calls for the party to »

Caitlyn Jenner is Headed to Cleveland During GOP Convention

Posted on: July 9, 2016

By Asawin Suebsaeng The Daily Beast July 9, 2016 Caitlyn Jenner will be in Cleveland, Ohio, during the Republican National Convention. However, when the sports and transgender icon touches down there later this month, she won’t be headed to the Quicken Loans Arena to show support for the GOP or Donald Trump. She’ll be headed »

Evangelicals step back from gay marriage fight

Posted on: November 15, 2014

From CNN.com:  GOP leaders are eyeing those polls closely and in the last two years, four Republican senators have announced their support for same-sex marriage. This year, the GOP fielded two openly gay Republican candidates for Congress — though neither won. Some, like Republican strategist and LGBTQ activist Margaret Hoover, say the party is changing »

U.S. Rep. Nan Hayworth, MD: New York’s 18th Congressional District

Posted on: October 31, 2014

Rep. Nan Hayworth (R-NY) is an accomplished physician, working Mom and independent leader committed to representing all of her constituents.  Hayworth is focused on issues that unite like stopping discrimination in the workplace, good-paying jobs and making government more efficient and effective.

U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman: Colorado’s 6th Congressional District

Posted on: October 29, 2014

Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) is a leader with the courage to do what’s right.  He worked across the aisle to help pass the Violence Against Women Act, led the way to end insurance discrimination against women in Colorado and helped strengthen legislation that protected women in the military from sexual assault.  In Congress, Coffman is »