"Nothing has changed at Log Cabin Republicans regarding our calculus. We continue to support ENDA as it is now, as we always have. A lot of these organizations on the left withdrawing their support are ignorant of the political reality in Washington that led to bi-partisan support of ENDA in the Senate in the first place. Show More Summary
Via Lone Star Q: According to Rob Schlein, former president of Log Cabin Republicans of Dallas, Schwab was a member of the group before becoming ex-gay. “He was in LCR for a time and even attended a party at my house with boyfriend,” Schlein wrote. Show More Summary
On Thursday in a joint press release with The Metroplex Republicans, officials from The Log Cabin Republicans addressed being denied a booth at the Texas GOP Convention. Executive Director of the Log Cabin Republicans, Gregory T Angelo, told Breitbart Texas that his "blood is boiling” over being denied a spot for representing gay Republicans. Show More Summary
Log Cabin Republicans announced yesterday that they have been denied formal participation at the Texas State Republican Convention. Wrote the group in a press release: “Overall, Log Cabin Republicans of Texas has found incredible support within the Republican party —...
Two Republican gay rights group in Texas held a press conference Thursday to voice their opposition after the state party denied them the chance to have booths at the GOP convention in Forth Worth. The Log Cabin Republicans and Metroplex Republicans denounced the party’s decision to exclude them from the convention, being held June 5-7.
"It’s simply unconscionable that more than a dozen years since Log Cabin Republicans took the fight for gay equality against the homophobic fringe of the Party, the Texas State GOP still doesn’t get it. We are your friends and neighbors;...Show More Summary
BY LISA KEEN / Keen News Service LOG CABIN ADS ATTACK JARED POLIS: The national gay Republican group Log Cabin Republicans has aired three “attack ads” against openly gay U.S. Rep. Jared Polis. According to a report in the Denver...
After a public request from the Log Cabin Republicans, Democratic Congressman Scott Peters has removed a link to a blog post by gay activist and blogger John Aravosis calling Peters’ gay Republican opponent Carl DeMaio “pejorative gay slurs” like “Mary.”...
The Log Cabin Republicans today demanded an apology from Rep. Scott Peters (D-CA) for linking to an Americablog post which refers to homocon GOP House candidate Carl DeMaio as "Mary." The link has since been removed from Peters' site. Show More Summary
BY LISA KEEN / Keen News Service HOUSTON’S PARKER GOES LONG: Houston’s openly lesbian Mayor Annise Parker announced Monday that she is introducing a bill to city council that will prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex,...
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced this morning that it will throw financial support to the Log Cabin Republicans, a group that advocates for gay issues inside the Republican party. CEA's support is notable given its...Show More Summary
The media made a big deal about GOProud and Log Cabin Republicans being denied booth space and speaking slots at CPAC, but I didn't see a peep about yesterday's "Why Conservatism is Right for Women" panel being moderated by homocon radio shrieker Tammy Bruce. Show More Summary
"Any official participation from Log Cabin Republicans at CPAC needs to be meaningful, and in our estimation meaningful participation does not begin and end with buying a ticket to CPAC. We asked for a seat at the table — quite literally — at the 'Reaching Out' panel at this year’s conference. Show More Summary
Remember that fun sexy Out 2 Enroll video? It was a handy reminder to LGBTs that we need to sign up for insurance today in order to have coverage on January 1. Featuring the nearly-nude talents of Colby, Brandon, Ozzy and Chris (and the signing of Coleen McMahon) the video grabbed plenty of attention and […]
The Log Cabin Republicans claim a new Obamacare enrollment video promotes distorted stereotypes of gay men. The Log Cabin Republicans represent gays who are politically conservative. The ad in question was sponsored by Out2Enroll, a coalition of organizations that seeks to inform the LGBT community about Obamacare, a.k.a. Show More Summary
Last week we posted an ad by Out2Enroll (the new effort by the Center for American Progress, the Sellers Dorsey Foundation, and the Federal Agencies Project to try and get LGBT signed up for health coverage under the Affordable Care...
Via press release from Log Cabin Republicans head Gregory Angelo: This cynical ad betrays the depths Obamacare advocates will sink to in order to pad their pathetic enrollment numbers. As a self-proclaimed ‘fierce advocate’ of gay equality, President Obama would do well to distance himself from this nonsense and denounce it immediately. Show More Summary
Despite the battle lines being drawn in yet another duck-themed culture war, gay Republicans do exist. And gay GOP group Log Cabin Republicans is none too happy about a new pro-Obamacare ad meant to encourage enrollment that they're accusing of shamelessly promoting gay stereotypes.