Until now, the LGBT community was a dependable constituency for the Democratic National Committee (DNC.) We have deep pockets, we are active volunteers, and we vote.
One Iowa launched a new campaign called "Letters to Mr. Branstad." Terry Branstad is a former Iowa governor who was brought out of political retirement to challenge the current Governor of Iowa, Chet Culver.
First, I acknowledge boycotts are a legitimate form of civil disobedience that do work in some cases. But will a gay and lesbian boycott on Target have a similar effect? Not likely.