Knowledgable Sources – May 30, 2008

Posted on 29 May 2008 at 5:36pm

"We haven’t really been able to do much. I feel much better about the whole thing now, because we’re within a week of getting that
chapter closed."

Al Daniels, treasurer for the Texas Stonewall Democratic Caucus,
on electing a new president to replace Shannon Bailey


"If you’re into politics at all, this is a very exciting time. This is something I would not want to miss. It’s crazy exciting, and I’m having a great time."

Erin Moore, vice president of Stonewall Democrats of Dallas, on attending the Texas Democratic Convention next week in Austin

"There’s really nothing that he’s voted for that would be in support of any of the LGBT equality issues."

Paul Scott, executive director of Equality Texas,
on the voting record of state Rep. Dan Branch, a Republican from Dallas


"We have speculated in the past there would be some time in the future when a majority would support same-sex marriage. Well, the lines have crossed."

Mark DiCamillo, director of a Field Poll released May 28
showing that 51 percent of California voters support same-sex marriage

"They just jumped me and started beating on me and calling me ‘faggot’ and stuff like that. But I put up a real fight. I fought back hard."

Richard Allen,
on a May 25 incident in which five men allegedly attacked him in Oak Lawn


"We’ve been at this for eight years, and we’ve always hovered around the 100-rider number. We believe the ride has much more potential than that, and we are looking to substantially increase that in the next couple of years."

David Minehart,
organizer of the Lone Star Ride


"If someone wants to know about a group to volunteer with or a sports team to play on or a social activity to partake in, this is the place to walk around and find it."

Cece Cox, associate executive director at Resource Center of Dallas,
on RCD’s upcoming Info Fair

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition May 30, 2008.

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