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After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

By Matt Sedensky |
A question on sexuality slated for deletion from a federal survey has been restored, officials said Thursday, responding to an outcry from LGBT advocates who said the Trump administration was trying to erase data on their community.

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Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill Condemned by LGBT Advocates

Jun 22
If passed, the bill would take away health insurance from millions of people, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people.

Minneapolis Police Asked to Limit Presence at Pride Parade

Minneapolis Police Asked to Limit Presence at Pride Parade

Jun 22
Minneapolis' first openly gay police chief responded sharply Thursday to a decision by organizers of the Twin Cities Pride Parade to ask her department to minimize its participation in Sunday's annual event

German Parliament Votes to Annul Gay Men's Convictions

German Parliament Votes to Annul Gay Men's Convictions

By Geir Moulson | Jun 22
German lawmakers on Thursday approved a plan to annul the convictions of thousands of gay men under a law criminalizing homosexuality that was enforced enthusiastically in post-World War II West Germany.

Senate Republicans Release Bill to Cut Benefits to Poor, Alter Obamacare

Senate Republicans Release Bill to Cut Benefits to Poor, Alter Obamacare

Jun 22
"We live in the wealthiest country on earth. Surely we can do better than what the Republican health care bill promises," said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.

Hate Group Label Has Hate Groups Hating Labels

Hate Group Label Has Hate Groups Hating Labels

Jun 22
Outside of equal rights for LGBT citizens, there are few things a hate group hates more than the Southern Poverty Law Center and being called "hate group."

No Tapes: Trump Says He Didn't Record Meetings with Comey

No Tapes: Trump Says He Didn't Record Meetings with Comey

By Jonathan Lemire | Jun 22
President Donald Trump said Thursday on Twitter that he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey.

Court Clears Mississippi LGBT Objections Law; Appeal Likely

Court Clears Mississippi LGBT Objections Law; Appeal Likely

By Emily Wagster Pettus | Jun 22
A federal appeals court said Thursday that Mississippi can start enforcing a law that allows merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples, but opponents of the law immediately pledged to appeal.

Coal Company Sues HBO's John Oliver for Defamation

Coal Company Sues HBO's John Oliver for Defamation

Jun 22
Coal company Murray Energy has sued HBO and its Sunday-night host, John Oliver, for what it says was a "false and malicious broadcast" last Sunday evening.

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

After Outcry, an LGBT Survey Question is Restored by HHS

By Matt Sedensky | Jun 22
A question on sexuality slated for deletion from a federal survey has been restored, officials said Thursday, responding to an outcry from LGBT advocates who said the Trump administration was trying to erase data on their community.

Watch: Australian Sports Host Apologizes for Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Rant

Watch: Australian Sports Host Apologizes for Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Rant

Jun 22
An Australian sports TV host is apologizing after he came under fire for spewing a transphobic rant about Caitlyn Jenner.

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