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New HIV Vaccine Study Promising

The first HIV vaccine to produce tangible positive results has raised excitement across the field of HIV research, but the results could be due...

Not Enough Money to Keep Kids Safe?

Are some school districts too poor to protect their LGBTQ students from harassment? By now, everyone knows the story of Alex Merritt, the...

Soon, HIV Will Not Be a Barrier to Immigration

A sign that the US Customs and Immigration Service may finally end their long-standing practice of denying green cards to many HIV-positive applicants, the...

Gov. Pawlenty slams gay marriage at religious right summit

Gov. Tim Pawlenty's whirlwind pre-presidential tour continued last weekend when the evangelical governor stumped at the Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C. His rousing...

Does the Religious Right Still Care About Same-Sex Marriage?

A straw poll of conservative leaders at the "Values Voters" summit revealed that the religious right is warming up to our posturing Gov. Tim...

One in Five US Same-Gender Couples Call Themeselves “Married”

Some say "partner," some say "wife" or "husband," but the data is in - a little over one in five same-gender, unmarried domestic partners...

Poll: 92% of Iowans not effected by same-gender marriage

Underscoring an argument marriage activists have used for years, a new poll by the Des Moines Register shows 92% of Iowans surveyed said same-gender...

Will Marriage Equality Fail in Maine?

A Research 2000/Kos poll of 600 likely Maine voters conducted between September 14-16 shows that, if Mainers voted today, a ballot measure to ban...

WI Rep. Tammy Baldwin — Why care about healthcare?

Southern Wisconsin's Representative Tammy Baldwin - probably the highest-profile lesbian in national politics - issued a short video yesterday, arguing that LGBT Americans should...

‘If not now, when?’: McCollum, Ellison sponsor repeal of marriage ban

Minnesota Reps. Keith Ellison and Betty McCollum are among the original co-sponsors of the Respect for Marriage Act which was introduced on Tuesday. The...