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News - Published on: Feb 26, 2014
National LGBT organization gives nod to one of three gay men competing for Virginia congressional spot
News - Published on: Feb 25, 2014
Becomes third gay Democrat seeking to replace retiring Virginia Rep. Jim Moran
Feature Story - Published on: Jan 30, 2014
Colorado Congressman Jared Polis is leading the charge to decriminalize marijuana on a federal level
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 19, 2013
The Year in Review
Opinion - Published on: Oct 1, 2013
Republicans could learn something from gay politics, but are too divorced from reality to do so
News - Published on: May 25, 2013
Set in Congressional Cemetery, LGBT running group sets June 7 for inaugural 5K Pride Run
Feature Story - Published on: Apr 11, 2013
As America's first gay senator, Tammy Baldwin lights the way
News - Published on: Feb 21, 2013
With a new memoir, humble hero of Tucson shooting shares how he channeled sudden notoriety into action
Feature Story - Published on: Jan 17, 2013
Barney Frank's decades-long House career has come to a close, but the gay firebrand is far from retiring
Opinion - Published on: Jan 10, 2013
HIV/AIDS legislation allowed to die in the last Congress must be revived for the 113th
News - Published on: Dec 20, 2012
Despite puzzling inaction, advocates hold out optimism for Obama banning discrimination among federal contractors
News - Published on: Sept 18, 2012
Longtime local activist receives Immigration Equality's Global Vision Award
News - Published on: July 12, 2012
Mark Pocan hopes to become Madison's second out gay congressperson
News - Published on: June 25, 2012
Congressional groups join for ''Invisible Lives'' forum on black LGBT experience
News - Published on: Apr 9, 2012
Gay man claims hostile environment at the Library of Congress after being outed
News - Published on: Dec 1, 2011
Serving in Congress since the ''Reagan Revolution,'' gay Democratic Rep. Barney Frank announces his last term
Video - Published on: Oct 3, 2011
US Representative and candidate for Senate celebrates LGBT accomplishments
News - Published on: Sept 15, 2011
Black LGBT organization readies for annual 'Out on the Hill'
News - Published on: Aug 23, 2011
News Analysis: A half-year after the Obama administration decided to stop defending DOMA, the impact on the legal landscape has been felt throughout the country
News - Published on: May 14, 2011
House language seeks more impediments to DADT repeal; other amendments seek to ban legal gay marriages at military facilities
Opinion - Published on: Apr 28, 2011
When the oppressed band together with vision, they make a mighty opposition
News - Published on: Apr 21, 2011
Without comment from the president, limits return to District's home rule
News - Published on: Apr 20, 2011
Contract with King & Spalding bars all employees of the international law firm from advocating for repeal of DOMA
Video - Published on: Apr 15, 2011
Mayor Vincent Gray and Michael Kahn of Shakespeare Theatre deliver inspiration to DC's gay business leaders, professionals
Opinion - Published on: Apr 14, 2011
CAGLCC event underscores the scope of LGBT contributions
News - Published on: Apr 13, 2011
Deal struck by White House and Congress don't cut as deep into gay and HIV programs as feared
Opinion - Published on: Mar 16, 2011
Stigmatizing American Muslims does little more than sow discord
News - Published on: Jan 5, 2011
News Analysis: With 2011 barely begun, the year promises ongoing LGBT political action pro or con on multiple fronts
Opinion - Published on: Jan 5, 2011
Because nothing is black or white, some pointers on navigating the gray
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 23, 2010
Obama, Congress, Pentagon coordinate repeal of gay-excluding policy; but it's not quite gone
Opinion - Published on: Dec 16, 2010
The roller coaster of DADT repeal efforts is dispiriting for a community that's worked hard for success
News - Published on: Nov 4, 2010
In the wake of large House wins for the GOP and a slim Democratic majority in the Senate, LGBT voters, candidates and organizations face new questions and challenges
News - Published on: Oct 28, 2010
A Republican House and the possible loss of LGBT advocates in the Senate loom large
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 7, 2010
Out Hill lawmakers have differing views on Get Equal's congressional protests
Opinion - Published on: Sept 15, 2010
Gay D.C. is relatively well-prepared for a turn in congressional tides
News - Published on: May 26, 2010
With support from Nebraska's Nelson, Senate committee pulls closer to DADT repeal amendment; Webb remains uncommitted
News - Published on: May 24, 2010
Letter from OMB director Orszag states administration support for compromise to repeal DADT, ensure Pentagon time to complete its ''review''
News - Published on: May 18, 2010
Anti-gay Indiana Rep. Mark Souder announces resignation following affair with staffer
News - Published on: May 5, 2010
As Rep. Patrick Murphy fights for DADT repeal, his own committee chairman, fellow Democratic Rep. Ike Skelton, is proving to be one of the roadblocks
News - Published on: Apr 30, 2010
Still no committee vote on ENDA in the House, but lawmakers and advocates call for action, hold out hope for a move in the coming weeks
Feature Story - Published on: Mar 31, 2010
As Californians might tell you, the best time to marry is now
News - Published on: Mar 20, 2010
Pennsylvania Congressman Patrick Murphy is a leading proponent for repealing ''Don't Ask, Don't Tell''
News - Published on: Mar 19, 2010
Retired general testifies in support of DADT by blaming gays for military failures and sexual assaults, believes burden is on gays to prove military will ''become better''
News - Published on: Mar 18, 2010
Some question White House, Congressional enthusiasm for 2010 repeal; Rep. Patrick Murphy's bill gets second Republican sponsor as Rep. Anh Cao signs on
News - Published on: Mar 5, 2010
Lieberman's DADT repeal bill introduced in Senate with no Republican sponsors, military brass continue push to keep repeal timeline in control of the Pentagon
News - Published on: Mar 5, 2010
Rep. Frank says LGBT employment discrimination legislation will get a vote in the House this month
Opinion - Published on: Mar 3, 2010
Marriage Equality in D.C. should be met with great joy, even as we work to protect it from opponents of equality
News - Published on: Mar 2, 2010
Lesbian nominee's EEOC appointment is held up in the senate by an anonymous hold, Reid working for ''agreement'' with Republicans
News - Published on: Feb 23, 2010
Army leaders tell Congress they oppose a moratorium on DADT enforcement, express tentative support for plans to repeal anti-gay law
News - Published on: Dec 16, 2009
Domestic-partner legislation moves through Senate committee, only one Republican senator supporting
News - Published on: Nov 19, 2009
Feldblum confirmation hearing for EEOC post is a strangely quiet affair
Feature Story - Published on: May 14, 2009
Rep. Jared Polis, the first out gay man to win a freshman seat in Congress, is our latest GLBT political ally
News - Published on: Nov 30, 2006
Anti-gay activist launches campaign against Kameny's acceptance at Library of Congress
News - Published on: Oct 12, 2006
The gay pioneer's papers enter the Library of Congress
News - Published on: Sept 16, 2004
Gay issues fill the edges at Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's national black political conference in D.C.