The super friends of the LCR, and man-crushing on Matt Bomer
The LGBT GOP organization known as the Log Cabin Republicans made a new video that highlights four U.S. senators and seven House members not openly hostile to queer rights. In the amusing clip, which recalls 1980s Saturday morning classics (not to mention Saturday Night Live’s “Ambiguously Gay Duo”), 11 politicians are highlighted. Show More Summary
Congressman Mike Coffman, Senator Susan Collins, Congressman Carlos Curbelo, Congressman Charlie Dent, Congressman Bob Dold, Congressman Chris Gibson, Congressman Richard Hanna, Senator Mark Kirk, Senator Lisa Murkowski, Senator Rob Portman, and Cong… The post Log Cabin Republicans Salute GOP Congressional Allies with ‘Superfriends’ Video appeared first on Towleroad.
Life can be so tough for gay Republicans. Nobody seems to understand that maintaining and widening income inequality and telling women what they can and can’t do to their own bodies are issues so much more pressing than those silly liberal agenda items. Like, gay rights for instance. Below, guys vent their frustrations on Whisper for not […]
The Log Cabin Republicans strive for legitimacy within a party that worked tirelessly against marriage equality. Can they replicate past successes battling “religious freedom” in red states? read more
Earlier this month, Log Cabin Republicans of Houston and the Houston Stonewall Young Democrats announced a bipartisan partnership to defend the city’s Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO), which will appear on the Nov. 3 ballot. From a press release:… The post Log Cabin Republicans Endorse 3 Candidates Who Voted Against LGBT Protections in Houston appeared first on Towleroad.
The Los Angeles chapter of Log Cabin Republicans displayed Jenner's image at L.A. Pride last weekend, bringing some criticism from Democrats. read more
So a group calling itself the "Central Illinois Log Cabin Republicans" suddenly endorsed Mike Flynn -- and said that the Boehner Bitch Darin LaHood's brand of Obama-light politics was "too socially conservative." Doesn't the below sound like it's really endorsing...
"There isn’t such a right. You have to have a ridiculous reading of the U.S. Constitution to reach the conclusion that people have a right to marry someone of the same sex."
The transgender former Olympian identifies as Republican, a statement met with angry tweets by some observers and a statement of welcome from the Log Cabin Republicans. read more
In what was perhaps the biggest shock during Bruce Jenner's interview with Diane Sawyer last night, the 65-year-old former Olympian revealed he's actually a Republican. "I've always been on the more conservative side," Jenner said when asked his thoughts on...
Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio has been courting the Log Cabin Republicans, a socially liberal faction of his party that represents gay conservatives, and his staff meets them quarterly. Though the Florida senator has stated his opposition to gay marriage, his rhetoric towards gays appears to have shifted. Show More Summary
This is just pathetic. The staff of Florida Sen. Marco Rubio—the candidate of tomorrow—has reportedly met regularly with the gay group the Log Cabin Republicans in order to reach out to them, but his staff won't confirm it. Here's Luciana...Show More Summary
The Log Cabin Republicans is an organization of LGBT individuals who happen to also be Conservatives. Their first problem is being self-loathing. Their second issue, however, is that the Western Conservative Summit won't allow the LCR a table at this year's convention in June. Apparently, the organizers found their homosexual ways to be against their core biblical beliefs… [...]
Earlier this week, we reported that the Log Cabin Republicans had been denied a booth at the Western Conservative Summit in Denver this summer. After a media firestorm, the Colorado GOP has attempted to quell the controversy by inviting Log...
Via the Denver Post: The Colorado Republican Party has invited a gay GOP group that wasn't allowed to set up a table at the Western Conservative Summit in Denver to share its booth. Party Chairman Steve House, who took over in March,...Show More Summary
The Log Cabin Republicans are being shut out of this year’s Western Conservative Summit that’s set to take place in Denver this summer. Every year big names in the far-right gather for the three-day summit to hob-knob, strategize, and forge...
The Log Cabin Republicans are super upset — and we don't blame them! The GOP group that supports LGBTQ rights were officially uninvited to June's Western Conservative Summit, a conference in Colorado which gathers some of the most influential minds on the right. [ Video: Jimmy Kimmel Trolls People With Fake Hillary Clinton Campaign Logos! ] The awful [...]
Organizers of the Western Conservative Summit have told Log Cabin Republicans it can't have a booth there because Log Cabin 'exists to redefine the family.' read more
Organizers of a conservative conference in Denver this summer have told a gay Republican group it cannot have a booth at the event. The Western Conservative Summit returned a $250 registration fee to the Log Cabin Republicans. "We'd love to have them attend the summit and be in the discussion. Show More Summary