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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers a campaign speech about national security in Manchester

Trump Isn’t The LGBTQ Ally He Claimed To Be After Orlando Shooting

While Donald Trump has framed himself as a supporter of the LGBTQ community following the shooting at a gay Orlando nightclub, his past record on gay rights issues tells a different story.

June 14, 2016

Nondiscrimination Ordinance Puts Houston At The Center Of Latest LGBT Rights Battle

Annise Parker, the first openly lesbian mayor of a major U.S. city and a moderate, admittedly wonkish, politician, has made Tuesday’s citywide vote on the nondiscrimination ordinance a deeply personal battle.

November 2, 2015

Obama Signs Order Banning LGBT Discrimination By Federal Contractors

By Marianne LeVine, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama signed an executive order Monday barring federal contractors from discriminating against gay employees and prohibiting discrimination against federal workers who identify as transgender. “In too many states and in too many workplaces, simply being gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender can still be a fireable […]

July 21, 2014