Tag Archives: lgbt

Florida Lawmakers Advance Pastor Protection Act

By John Celock Florida lawmakers advanced legislation that would allow religious leaders to decline to perform same sex weddings without…  Read More >

Montana Governor Prohibits LGBT Discrimination

By John Celock Montana Gov. Steve Bullock (D) used Martin Luther King Jr. Day to sign a wide-ranging executive order…  Read More >

Missouri County Lowering Flag To Protest Marriage Equality

By John Celock A county in southeast Missouri has voted to lower flags to lower than half-mast for a year…  Read More >

Kansas Governor Issues Religious Freedom Executive Order

By John Celock Less than two weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same sex marriage, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback…  Read More >

Kathleen Sebelius Launches LGBT Rights Campaign

By John Celock Saying she wants to change the image of her state and further a national campaign, former Kansas…  Read More >

New Jersey Lawmakers Welcome Those ‘Coming In Peace’

By John Celock The New Jersey state Senate has taken steps to call the state “inclusive” in an effort to…  Read More >

Lawmakers Advance Kansas Civil Service Bill

By John Celock Legislation that would allow classified state government posts to become unclassified is on its way to Kansas…  Read More >

North Dakota LGBT Vote Leads To White House Petition

By John Celock The decision by North Dakota lawmakers to reject legislation that would have added sexual orientation to the…  Read More >

North Dakota Votes Down LGBT Non-Discrimination Bill

By John Celock North Dakota lawmakers Thursday defeated legislation that would have added sexual orientation to the state’s non-discrimination code….  Read More >

Kansas Civil Service Overhaul Wins House Approval

By John Celock Following a debate that included whether or not to include provisions for returning nondiscrimination for employee sexual…  Read More >