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A federal court ruling means a same-sex Chicago couple will be allowed to marry before the state’s gay marriage law takes effect.
Indiana lawmakers will be dealing with two broad categories of issues when they reconvene next year: Battles they would gladly take on and those they would rather avoid.
This is the mayor Toronto could have had: George Smitherman, an openly gay liberal who overcame an admitted history of drug use to become Ontario’s deputy premier.
Former GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum was Stephen Colbert’s special guest on Tuesday night’s episode of "The Colbert Report" speaking about the 2012 election and same-sex marriage.
Dick Cheney’s oldest daughter Liz Cheney is running for Senate in Wyoming. She disagrees openly with her gay sister’s right to wed. CBS News Congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes reports.
The dispute roiling one of the most prominent families in the Republican Party highlights a central factor in the growing acceptance of legal same-sex marriage: knowing someone who’s gay.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife stepped into a sibling squabble Monday after their daughters became involved in a public feud over gay marriage that began on "Fox News Sunday" and soon spread to social media.
Dick Cheney’s daughters’ disagreement about marriage equality has gained national attention, causing the former vice president to make a statement about the family drama.
Stung by conservative backlash earlier this year, Marco Rubio has spent months seemingly trying to convince skeptical fellow Republicans that he’s more than just the Florida senator who championed comprehensive immigration reform.
When someone asked longtime community activist Joel Magallan a couple of years ago when New York City would see its first Mexican-American elected official, he figured it would take another decade. Then along came Carlos Menchaca, who is openly gay.