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Georgia Log Cabin Republicans
NEWS UPDATE
February 25th, 2015
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CONTENTS
* Web Site News
* Headlines
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WEB SITE NEWS

>> Top 5 News Tweets This Week

1. GA Log Cabin seeks to protect state employees
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/567499701092487168

2. CPAC organizers battle Log Cabin
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/569247593894535168

3. WWII lessons still relevant
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/568269477135003648

4. Why is the FCC hiding its Internet regulations?
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/570350386839625728

5. EPA regulations threaten poor families
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/569375838124142592



>> Top 5 Reagan Quotes for February

1. The federal government did not create the states; the states created the federal government
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/562054357386936320

2. If we fail, at least let our children and our children's children say of us we justified our brief moment here
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/569605363210694656

3. Let us make it unconstitutional for the federal government to spend more than the federal government takes in
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/566962403108085763

4. We will not rest until every American enjoys the fullness of freedom, dignity and opportunity as our birthright
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/568850332425400321

5. There can be no security anywhere in the free world if there is no fiscal and economic stability within the US
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/563187060618428422
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HEADLINES

Latest stories at top


>> GA Log Cabin opposes discrimination bills

Georgia bills would legalize discrimination in housing, services, and employment based on any person's interpretation of religion.

Full Story:
http://thegavoice.com/log-cabin-republicans-jump-religious-freedom-bill-fight/
http://thegavoice.com/former-republican-attorney-general-bowers-religious-freedom-bills-disaster/
http://www.timesenterprise.com/news/former-ag-religious-freedom-bills-excuse-discrimination/article_7254d174-bc69-11e4-9f8f-b3258e8fd64d.html
http://politics.blog.ajc.com/2015/02/24/michael-bowers-religious-liberty-bills-ill-conceived-unnecessary-mean-spirited/
http://thegavoice.com/longtime-lgbt-georgia-foe-joins-fight-religious-freedom-bills/
http://politics.blog.ajc.com/2015/02/21/a-one-time-foe-takes-on-religious-liberty-bills-for-gay-rights-group/
http://www.projectq.us/atlanta/gop_lawmaker_tries_to_defang_anti_gay_religious_bill?gid=16570



>> Marriage is good for you

Marriage brings benefits of economic and social stability.

Full Story:
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/02/24/moderates-want-more-marriage-of-any-kind.html



>> AR anti-gay bill becomes law

A new Arkansas anti-anti-discrimination law prevents cities and counties from protecting the civil rights of gay people.

Full Story:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/govbeat/wp/2015/02/23/that-anti-gay-bill-in-arkansas-actually-became-law-today-why-couldnt-activists-stop-it/



>> Washington, DC weighs in on fired Atlanta, GA fire chief

Atlanta, Georgia's former fire chief is accused of exposing the city to lawsuits and forcing his anti-gay screed on people under his command.

Full Story:
http://blogs.rollcall.com/hawkings/kelvin-cochran-atlanta-fire-chief-congress/?dcz=



>> ACU invites Log Cabin to participate on CPAC panel

The American Conservative Union (ACU) has invited Log Cabin to speak at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

Full Story:
http://www.georgialogcabin.org/news/Log-Cabin-CPAC-ACU-Panel/201502230957.shtml
http://www.politico.com/story/2015/02/log-cabin-republicans-cpac-115336.html
http://www.GeorgiaLogCabin.org/news/Log-Cabin-Gay-Republicans-CPAC/201502191043.shtml



>> How did the AIDS epidemic really begin?

Researchers have traced the strain of HIV that became a pandemic to its original source.

Full Story:
http://nypost.com/2015/02/22/how-the-aids-epidemic-really-began/



>> NE judge delays marriage ban ruling

A federal judge isn't issuing an immediate ruling on Nebraska's marriage ban.

Full Story:
http://www.ketv.com/politics/nebraskas-gay-marriage-ban-to-be-challenged-in-court-thursday/31356904



>> CA Log Cabin seeks official GOP status

Log Cabin California is close to realizing its goal of official recognition from the California Republican Party.

Full Story:
http://www.edgeboston.com/news/news/172156/log_cabin_group_seeks_official_status_with_ca_gop



>> OK bill would punish county clerks

An Oklahoma bill would punish any local or state employee who issues marriage licenses to gay or lesbian couples if marriage becomes legal.

Full Story:
http://news.yahoo.com/oklahoma-house-panel-oks-bill-punish-licensing-gay-212020788.html



>> Marriage opposition drives young conservatives away

Marriages between gay or lesbian couples do not infringe or threaten others' life, liberty, or pursuit of happiness.

Full Story:
http://www.al.com/opinion/index.ssf/2015/02/distractions_from_republican_l.html



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