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Georgia Log Cabin Republicans
July 1st, 2015
Have a safe and happy Independence Day!
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>> Top Tweets
Here are our top 5 news tweets for the past week:
1. Dem health scheme architect thinks you're stupid
2. Gun control group must pay pay opponent's legal fees
3. GA stops issuing Confederate flag license plate
4. Is Confederate flag debate a distraction?
5. Liberal racists mock Jindal [R-LA]
>> July in History
Here are some stories we were tracking in past Julys:
2014: GOP mayors support anti-discrimination bill
2013: FEC clarifies donations law
2011: Log Cabin helps end military gay ban
2011: Obama tries to resurrect military gay ban
2010: Court rules against DOMA
2010: Supreme Court upholds gun rights
2009: Log Cabin wins DADT ruling
2008: US Senate approves repeal of HIV+ travel ban
2008: Dems use scare tactics on Social Security
2006: US House defeats anti-marriage amendment
2005: Iran executes gays
2002: Bush expands AIDS policy team
2001: Anti-marriage amendment proposed
2001: Young Republicans include gays
1999: US House defeats anti-adoption amendment
1999: Dems would drive up health insurance costs
1998: Political attacks on gays heat up
Latest stories at top
>> Polygamy is not equality
Recognizing marriage for gay, lesbian, and straight couples provides no rationale for polygamy.
>> Anti-marriage amendment would hurt GOP
Sen. Graham [R-SC] warned that pursuing a constitutional amendment against marriage equality would damage the Republican Party.
>> Do hate crime laws really work?
Trying to measure the deterrent effect of hate crime laws is difficult.
>> Jindal [R] says LA will obey marriage ruling
Gov. Jindal [R] says Louisiana will comply with the US Supreme Court's ruling recognizing marriage equality.
>> TX AG encourages discrimination
Texas' Republican attorney general says state workers can cite their religious objections to deny marriage licenses.
>> How GA dealt with its flag issue
Georgia legislators 1st dealt with the state's Confederate flag issue in 2001, and settled it in 2003.
>> What's next for gay rights?
Federal anti-discrimination law should be updated to expressly include sexual orientation.
>> Marriage still on hold in MS, LA
Marriage remains on hold in Louisiana and Mississippi.
>> Will marriage ruling invite a backlash?
A backlash to the US Supreme Court's marriage ruling will be an issue in the Republican presidential race.
>> Walker [R-WI] calls for anti-marriage amendment
Gov. Walker [R-WI] called for a US Constitutional amendment that would allow states to ban marriage equality.
>> Dems sabotage anti-discrimination bills
Democrats are politicizing anti-discrimination legislation at the expense of getting anything passed.
>> Log Cabin's response to US Supreme Court marriage decision
The US Supreme Court ruled that there is a constitutional right to marriage equality in all 50 states.
>> Full text of US Supreme Court's marriage decision
The right to marry is a fundamental right inherent in the liberty of the person.
>> RNC statement on marriage ruling
Today's ruling cannot be used to coerce a church or religious institution into performing marriages that their faith does not recognize.
>> TX divided on marriage
A plurality of Texas voters say gay or lesbian couples should be allowed to wed.
>> Headlines updated every day
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