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Sen. John Marty talks about the anti-gay marriage amendment

Sen. John Marty, DFL-Roseville, sat down with Capitol Conversations on Wednesday to talk about Senate Republicans' plan to include a ban on same-sex marriage...

MN Republican candidate runs on anti-sodomy platform

Just to the southeast of Lake Minnetonka lies House District 47A, a legislative district where sodomy has become a campaign issue. Rep. Ernie Leidiger...

MN United’s Richard Carlbom to direct national marriage equality efforts

Freedom to Marry, the marriage equality group that helped Minnesota gain marriage for same-sex couples, has hired Minnesotans United for All Families' Richard Carlbom...

Doyle’s War: McLeod County GOP embraces outlandish MNCPL, Gruenhagen rhetoric

Content provided by Bluestem Prairie and republished with permission. For more in-depth news from Greater Minnesota, check out Bluestemprairie.com. Transportation funding? Commissioner pay hikes? Not...

Pro-equality and anti-equality campaign spending in 2014 dwarfed by big money

Campaign finance reports made public by the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board suggest that spending by political action committees (PACS) for and...

MN Faith leaders ask U.S. Supreme Court to rule against LGBTQ discrimination

Faith leaders from every corner of Minnesota sent an amicus brief to the United States Supreme Court, urging the court to reject the religious...

“Prop Ain’t” – Federal Judge Overturns Proposition 8

A few moments ago, federal Judge Vaughn Walker issued his ruling in the Perry v. Schwarzenegger case. It's little surprise to anyone...

Anti-gay marriage amendment opponents raise $4.6 million

Minnesotans United for all Families, the coalition working to defeat a constitutional amendment banning same-sex couples from marrying, announced on Tuesday that they had...

Bachmann campaign staffer says gay marriage will lead to a woman marrying the Eiffel...

Michele Bachmann's Iowa campaign co-chair met up with Bob Vander Plaats of the Family Leader to talk about the implications of same-sex marriage --...

Gruenhagen continues anti-transgender campaign in email to colleagues

Republican leadership at the Minnesota Capitol have outlined their priorities for the upcoming legislative session -- roads and tax relief appear to be the...