1. There is some Texas-sized firepower behind the push to bring gay marriage to the state. Congressman Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, and Mark McKinnon, former chief media adviser to President George W. Bush, have si...
President Barack Obama specifically included LGBT rights in today's inauguration speech, part of a powerful appeal to "the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal."
Obama gave his second inaugural address after being sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts.
"We, the people, declare today that the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal – is the star that guides us still; just as it guided our forebears through Seneca Falls, and Selma, and Stonewall," Obama said.
Our Country is 236 years old. Of those 236 years we have been in a war of one kind or another or some kind of military action for a total of 165 years and still counting.