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Rick Santorum jeered after comparing gay marriage to polygamy

Rick Santorum

Those skeptical of whether Rick Santorum has what it takes to win a general-election contest this fall have focused on, among other things, his drumbeating on social issues in a year when Republican strategists believe hitting President Obama on the economy is the way to win the White House.


Democrats push repeal of Defense of Marriage Act

Senate Democrats who back gay marriage have decided now is the time to repeal a federal law defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman.


Gay and lesbian service members sue U.S.

Gay and lesbian service members sue U.S.

Some married gay military personnel sued the U.S., seeking equal recognition, benefits and the same support as married heterosexual couples.

Senh: They should. They risk their lives for us. That's the least we can do for their sacrifice.


Attack on church over gay rights

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie attacks senior figures in the Catholic church over gay marriage. Mr Rennie criticised threats by church leaders to invoke a block vote against proposals to allow same-sex couples to marry in a religious ceremony.


Gay group wants apology from Santorum

A group representing gay conservatives says GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum should immediately apologize to a gay soldier who asked a ...


53% say government should legally recognize gay marriage

Of 1,000 adults surveyed, 53% say the government should give legal recognition to gay marriages; 44% were opposed.


First weddings as NY allows same-sex marriage

First weddings as NY allows same-sex marriage

New York state ushered in gay marriage at the stroke of midnight Sunday, with a Buffalo couple among the first to wed.


New York braces for flurry of same-sex weddings

Even before New York joined five other states and the District of Columbia, the trend's impact was becoming more visible.


Same-sex marriage could be boon to N.Y. tourism

New York City is about to roll out a global marketing campaign – NYC I DO — to promote the attractiveness of the city’s five boroughs as gay wedding destinations.


Cuomo's win on marriage sparks presidential talk

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's successful push to legalize gay marriage in his state has made him a national hero to liberal voters and has sparked talk of a potential presidential bid for Cuomo in 2016....


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