Pelosi Vows to Pass Equality Act as New House Speaker

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), returning to her position Thursday as presiding officer of the U.S. House with a new Democratic majority, identified the Equality Act as bipartisan legislation she will se...
Adam Wynn

Gay man running for Congress in northwest Georgia

Openly gay Waleska resident Adam Wynn has announced he is running for U.S. House of Representatives in Georgia's 11th Congressional District. If elected, Wynn would be the first openly LGBT person ever elected ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Sept. 26

1. Today in "take-back Tuesday," Education Sec. Betsy DeVos rescinds yet another set of Obama-era protection guidelines, these for college sexual assault survivors. New rules allow university leadership to deci...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 8

1. Kenne McFadden, 27, of San Antonio, Texas, was found dead on April 9. Police just now ruled the woman's death a homicide, making McFadden the 10th known transwoman murdered so far this year. 2. Today at 1...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 2

1. Rep. Scott Taylor (R-Virginia) joins Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Florida) as the second GOP member to break ranks and support the Equality Act in Congress. 2. Ivanka Trump tweeted her support for Pride Mo...

Tale of the Tape: Trump vs. Clinton on LGBT issues

Log Cabin Republican President Gregory Angelo said it early on: Donald Trump is the “most pro-gay” Republican presidential candidate in history. And following the deadly attack on an LGBT nightclub in Orlando l...

This is why Georgia Voice is with her

After the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last June that marriage equality was the law of the land, there was a sense from those outside of the LGBT community (and perhaps many within it) that the bulk of the mission ...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Jan. 15

1. “Engraved on the front of the Supreme Court is the phrase 'equal justice under the law,' but as long as any Americans can be legally discriminated against, there is not equal justice in this country.” Rep. R...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, July 24

1. Politico takes a look at the Equality Act and the Democrats new strategy on LGBT rights. 2. "Yeah, well, I disagree with him on that, don't I? Everybody deserves fair treatment — equal treatment — in the ...