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Georgia 'Religious Freedom' Bill Stalls in House Committee

Mar 27
A divisive religious freedom bill stalled Thursday in a Georgia House committee after a Republican member of the panel successfully added anti-discrimination language to the proposal.

SF Mayor Pulls the Plug on Taxpayer-Funded Travel to Indiana

By EDGE | Mar 27
Don't worry San Franciscans. None of your hard earned tax dollars will go to support Indiana's economy.

Ind. Gov Get's Twitter-Slapped By Broadway Diva Over Anti-Gay Law

By EDGE | Mar 27
Leave it to a six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald to add some major theatrics to the scene playing out over social media in response to Republican Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's signing of a "license to discriminate" bill Thursday.

Anti-Gay Idaho Lawmaker's Website Gets Big Gay Makeover

Mar 26
An Idaho Republican lawmaker's political website has been snapped up by a group claiming to be gay rights activists, decorated with rainbows and replaced with text requesting that the legislature meet with same-sex marriage supporters.

NY Legislators Seek More HIV, AIDS Program Funding

By EDGE | Mar 26
In a letter to Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, more than 30 members of the Black, Puerto Rican, Latino and Asian Legislative Caucus -- and other lawmakers -- urge legislative leaders to increase funding for HIV/AIDS.

Indiana Gov. Set to Sign 'License to Discriminate' Bill

By Tom Davies | Mar 26
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is expected to sign into law Thursday a religious objections bill that some convention organizers and business leaders have opposed amid concern it could allow discrimination against gay people.

Arkansas Senate Panel Backs 'Conscience Protection' Measure

By Andrew DeMillo | Mar 25
An effort to prevent Arkansas government from infringing on someone's religious beliefs was revived Tuesday, with a state Senate panel advancing a bill that critics have called a thinly veiled endorsement of discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Indiana Lawmakers Send Religious Objection Bill to Governor

By Tom Davies | Mar 25
A religious objection bill that opponents say could legalize discrimination against gays cleared the Indiana Senate on Tuesday, positioning the state to become the first to enact such a change this year ahead of an expected SCOTUS ruling on gay marriage

Palin Custody Drama Ensues as Bristol Plans to Pack it Up

By EDGE | Mar 25
According to reports, Bristol Palin is looking to move her six-year-old son across the country. Far away from her baby daddy, Levi Johnston.

Where They Stand: Ted Cruz on Key Issues of 2016 Campaign

Mar 23
A look at where Texas Sen. Ted Cruz stands on issues likely to be debated during the GOP's presidential primaries, including gay marriage.

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