Tag: Democrat

Barney Frank’s lasting legacy

Congressman made history when he came out in 1987, opening the door for other LGBT politicians Openly gay U.S. Congressman Barney Frank’s monumental contribution to the LGBT rights movement will one day be honored in the...

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BREAKING: Barney Frank to retire

Openly gay Congressman Barney Frank, D-Mass., is expected to announce his retirement today. Frank is the longest serving of four openly gay members of the U.S. House. The other three are Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., Jared Polis,...

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Judiciary committee passes measure to repeal DOMA

Sponsor acknowledges votes aren’t there yet to get Respect for Marriage Act approved by Senate Lisa Keen  |  Keen News Service lisakeen@me.com The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, Nov. 10, voted to recommend passage...

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Tarrant County Stonewall revving up for 2012

Lisa Thomas Tarrant County Stonewall Democrats is holding a fundraising party tonight in preparation for the 2012 election cycle, according to TCSD President Lisa Thomas. The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Blue Mesa...

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