Daily Archives: 06/14/2014

Wendy Davis: The gay interview


  DAVID TAFFET  | Staff Writer | Dallas Voice | June 13, 2014 In her first interview with the gay press, state Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democrat nominee for governor, affirmed her support for marriage equality, employment and housing nondiscrimination, and said … Continue reading

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Sen. Edward Markey Proposes Making Gay Rights A Foreign Policy Priority


Carlos Santoscoy | On Top Magazine | June 13, 2014 Massachusetts Senator Edward J. Markey on Friday introduced legislation which would make LGBT rights a foreign policy priority for the United States. Markey, a Democrat, introduced his legislation during a … Continue reading

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EVIDENCE MOUNTING OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PEOPLE WITH HIV BY SOME INSURANCE PLANS


National Policy Office – Washington, DC: 202-835-8373 Program and Administrative Office – Tampa, FL: 813-258-5929 For Immediate Release: 6.13.14  Media Contact:  Carl Schmid: (202) 669-8267 cschmid@theaidsinstitute.org   EVIDENCE MOUNTING OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PEOPLE WITH HIV BY SOME INSURANCE PLANS Study Demonstrates Some Plans Put … Continue reading

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VICTORY: Federal Government Clarifies Policy on Transition-Related Surgeries in Government Employee Health Insurances


MEDIA CONTACT: Mark Daley Director of Communications (Office) 202.639.6325 (Cell) 202.379.8318 mdaley@theTaskForce.org VICTORY: Federal Government Clarifies Policy on Transition-Related Surgeries in Government Employee Health Insurances WASHINGTON, DC, Jun 13, 2014: According to reliable news reports, the federal government is clarifying … Continue reading

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Gay marriage dividing Republicans


Erica Holloway | BlogHer | San Diego | June 10, 2014 The newly-adopted Texas Republican Party platform stirred up a national debate over the discredited “reparative therapy” for gays, arguably setting the stage for pro-marriage equality Republican activists to force change as … Continue reading

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The 37 Senators Who Voted for Millionaires Over Students


Derek Pugh | Campaign For America’s Future | Reader Supported News | June 13, 2014 On Wednesday, June 11, Senate Republicans sided with 22,000 millionaires over 40 million Americans with student debt by blocking the Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act. … Continue reading

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Afghanistan votes for new leader


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Middle East in Crisis Amist Iraq Crisis


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Tehran Willing to Work With US Over Iraq Crisis


Reuters | Reader Support News | June 13, 2014 SEE ALSO: Shiite Militias Rally to Fight Rebels Iran may be willing to cooperate with America over the ISIS uprising in Iraq, according to an Iranian official hia Muslim Iran is … Continue reading

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