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BE MY VALENTINE  |  Paula Blackmon, right, chief of staff for Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, accepts a bag containing more than 400 Valentine’s Day cards addressed to Rawlings from Daniel Cates, left, North Texas regional...

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With friends like Mike, who needs enemies?

As Rawlings continues to dig in his heels on marriage pledge, Prop 8 ruling serves as reminder of the impact one mayor can have   With all the jubilation this week surrounding the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision...

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Rawlings won’t budge on marriage pledge

Dallas mayor says decision not to sign document puts him in position to advocate for LGBT equality among religious conservatives JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said this week that...

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Cedar Springs gets flashier

Crosswalk lights, signs represent 1st phase of pedestrian safety plan DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com City crews have begun implementing a three-part plan to make Cedar Springs safer for pedestrians with the...

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Rawlings to meet with LGBT leaders

Protest planned outside City Hall over mayor’s refusal to sign marriage pledge JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Activists from GetEQUAL plan a rally outside Dallas City Hall on Friday night, Jan. 27 to call...

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Rawlings ‘personally’ supports marriage

Dallas mayor won’t sign pledge but says gay couples should have the right to wed JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Although he declined to sign a pledge in support of same-sex marriage this week, Dallas Mayor...

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Councilmembers line up to ride in Pride parade

Jones Hill again fails to RSVP, has said religious beliefs prevent her participation; Greyson cites scheduling conflict RIDE IN PRIDE | Members of the Dallas City Council ride together on a float in the 2009 Alan Ross Texas...

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Burns honored for anti-bullying efforts

Fox 4 News is reporting that Fort Worth Mayor Mike Moncrief tonight presented gay Councilman Joel Burns with a special award in honor of his efforts on ending bullying. Joel Burns Moncrief said: “I salute Joel’s courage. It...

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