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"For this particular election cycle, Governor Rick Scott was clearly the better choice for Florida as a whole. What is important to us is ensuring that the LGBT community as well as everyone in general, has the opportunity to find jobs,...Show More Summary
The D.C. Log Cabin Republicans couldn’t have chosen better timing for their Second Amendment Meeting on Wednesday night — coming a day after the D.C. Council passed a bill giving gun owners the ability to apply to carry a concealed firearm in the city for the first time in decades. The featured speaker was scheduled to be none other […]
Last night Log Cabin Republicans endorsee Carl DeMaio debated Rep. Scott Peters. As they have for much of the campaign, the two honed in on each other’s record while on the San Diego City Council and DeMaio’s 2012 mayoral campaign. Peters...Show More Summary
Beyoncé apparently has Baby No. 2 on the way. Excerpt from Mary Cheney's keynote address at the Log Cabin Republicans 2014 Spirit of Lincoln Event: "I want to be very clear here. I am not a Republican with reservations, comfortable....
I missed it at the time, but last week the Log Cabin Republicans of Miami endorsed Florida Gov. Rick Scott. The Miami Herald has the press release: Log Cabin Republicans of Miami are proud to Endorse the Re-Election of Rick Scott for Governor of Florida. Show More Summary
"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