Last week started with a potential nuclear standoff, saw two elections go down to the wire, and ended with scientists marching on seven continents in defense of, well, science. As of this article’s publishing, these events…
By Erica R. Hendry and Joshua Barajas
Donald Trump says he would be a better president for gays than Clinton, yet major LGBT-rights groups strongly oppose him.
By David Crary, Associated Press
U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor signed the injunction Sunday after Texas and 12 other states challenged the order, calling it unconstitutional.
By Harry Zahn
Pres. Barack Obama said Sunday that he stands in support with the LGBT community after a gunman killed 50 people at a popular gay nightclub in Orlando. Carlos Smith of Equality Rights, a group that advocates for LGBT rights, joins…
By PBS NewsHour
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
The sweeping 305-112 vote to kill an energy spending measure imperils efforts by GOP leaders to pass any more of the 12 annual spending bills for the upcoming budget year.
By Erica Werner, Associated Press
Democrats shouted "Shame! Shame!," but seven Republicans switched their votes under pressure from House leaders Thursday and defeated a measure to protect gay rights.
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
U.S. to give directive to schools on transgender bathroom access.
By Julie Pace and Jill Colvin, Associated Press
Attorney General Loretta Lynch invoked the defining civil rights struggles of the last century and made clear that the federal government sees its dispute with North Carolina as about far more than bathrooms and showers.
By Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press and Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press
If the U.S. Justice Department follows through on its enforcement threat, tens of thousands of students could lose around $800 million in federally backed loans.
Support Provided By: Learn more