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Romney Not Budging On Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney still opposes gay marriage, he said during a recent interview with Fox News. During a four-min...

Log Cabin Republicans Kidding Themselves About A Romney Supreme Court

Michael Keegan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael Keegan

I'm not surprised that the Log Cabin Republicans have gone against the best interests of LGBT Americans in endorsing Mitt Romney. Responding to their rationalization would normally not be worth the time, but one of their attempts at self-justification deserves a response.

Setting It Straight: Why Gays Won't Win

Michael Solis | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael Solis

How did it come to be that lesbians and gays still have to contort themselves to fit into some straight mold? An undeniable factor is leadership. The LGBT community lives in a world that has been designed by and for straight people -- or straight white males.

Memo to Governor Romney: The Constitution Is Not a Conservative Document

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

While the stewardship of the U.S. economy, jobs, health care, immigration, and foreign policy are all important considerations in this year's election, the safeguarding of constitutional rights for all Americans is at least as critical.

'Robot' Romney Reportedly Had Awkward Meeting With LGBT Couples

Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

A new account detailing Mitt Romney's interactions with same-sex couples was published Tuesday, alleging that the former governor had an uncomfortable...

Gay Rights Groups To Advertise During Republican Convention

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

Guests at the Republican National Convention next week will see TV spots featuring a prominent member of their party, San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders, v...

Sam Stein

Romney Forced To Distance Himself From Family's Gay Rights Views In 2002 | Sam Stein | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As complicated as the politics of gay marriage have been for President Barack Obama to navigate, they have proven problematic for Mitt R...

Do ‘Most Americans' Agree With Romney On Gay Marriage?

Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

The following post first appeared on The Republican party chairman claims “most Americans” agree with Mitt Romney “that marria...

Romney: Same-Sex Marriage Opposition 'Not A Religious Decision'

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney claimed Thursday during an interview that his opposition to same-sex marriage has nothing to do with his religious beliefs. "As a socie...

'Mitt Gets Worse' Video Hits Romney For Anti-Gay Views

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Democratic political action committee cut a new video on Friday that hits Republican presumptive presidential nominee Mitt Romney for ...

Sam Stein

Romney Tells One Story Of Gays In 60s, History Tells Another | Sam Stein | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney pushed back against a report that he had bullied a closeted gay classmate in prep school by insisting that the student's sex...

Mitt Romney And The New Immorality

Nathaniel Frank | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nathaniel Frank

Romney admits that what matters to him is giving gay people fewer rights than straight people. Holding onto the "marriage" word is not enough for Romney types; they need to feel superior. Romney's position can be based on no other principle than casting gay people as lesser.

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Apologizes For Bullying Gay Classmate In Prep School | Sam Stein | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney made a surprise appearance on Fox host Brian Kilmeade's radio show Thursday morning to respond to a lengthy Washington Post ...

Mitt Romney: 'I'm Not Running On Marriage And Marijuana'

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney got a touch testy with a local Colorado reporter on Wednesday after fielding several successive questions on social issues and immigration...

Amanda Terkel

Santorum: If My Son Were Gay, I Would Love Him | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

CONCORD, N.H. -- Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum were pressed on their support for gay rights during Sunday morning's GOP debate here, with both men say...

Gay Veteran Speaks Out About Tense Exchange With GOP Candidate

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

Bob Garon, a 63-year-old gay military veteran, spoke on MSNBC Tuesday about his tense exchange Monday in Manchester, N.H. with Republican presidential...

GOP Candidate Grilled By Gay Veteran On Same-Sex Marriage Rights

Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

A gay veteran lit into GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney at a campaign stop in New Hampshire on Monday, challenging the former Massachusetts gove...