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Obama Reportedly Suggests Putting Off Gay Marriage Controversy In Immigration

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two people familiar with the Senate immigration deliberations say the White House has suggested to Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy that it wo...

Jaweed Kaleem

Prominent Christian Leader On Faith's Role In Politics

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 04.06.2013 | Religion

NEW YORK -- A little over a year ago, during some of the most heated moments of the presidential election, the Rev. Jim Wallis went on a three-month s...

Poll: Latinos Support Same-Sex Couples In Immigration Reform

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 03.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Nearly two-thirds of Latino voters support allowing same-sex couples equal immigration rights, according to a poll released Friday, cont...

Local Lawmaker's Bill Would Give Huge Opportunity Immigrant Gay Couples

San Jose Mercury News | Matt O'Brien | Posted 04.18.2013 | San Francisco

Adding another immigration proposal to the debate in Congress, U.S. Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose, has introduced a bill that would grant same-sex coupl...

Elise Foley

Same-Sex Couples Sue To Stop DOMA Discrimination On Green Cards

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Five same-sex couples that are unable to obtain green cards for a foreign-born partner filed a lawsuit on Monday against the Defense of ...

A Problem With Jury Duty

Felice Picano | Posted 04.16.2012 | San Francisco
Felice Picano

I was recently called to jury duty at a federal court in Los Angeles. Because it is a federal court for the Southern California District, I would have...

Elise Foley

Obama: Defense of Marriage Issue Will Be Settled Soon

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama said he thinks the courts will decide "fairly soon" whether to end the Defense of Marriage Act, hinting that he b...

Victory For Gay Couple Facing Deportation

Carly Schwartz | Posted 10.22.2011 | San Francisco

Doug Gentry no longer needs to live in "constant fear" that his husband of six years, Venezuelan-born Alex Benshimol, will face deportation. The Ob...

Obama Intervenes: Famed SF Married Gay Couple May Escape Deportation

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.20.2011 | San Francisco

Due to a surprise announcement by the Obama administration to consider same-sex marriage in deportation decisions, as reported by The Huffington Post,...

Lawyer: 36,000 Same-Sex Couples Should Fear Deportation If Proceedings Aren't Halted

AP | By GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 06.05.2011 | Politics

HADDONFIELD, N.J. -- U.S. Rep. Rush Holt is pushing the Obama administration to halt deportation proceedings against the same-sex spouses of U.S. citi...