29th April 2015
Majority of Republicans would attend a same-sex wedding 5
4:27 PM — A poll has shown that 56% of Republicans would attend the same-sex wedding of a friend or loved one.
20th April 2015
Marco Rubio: Being gay is not a choice 9
4:58 PM — Presidential candidate Marco Rubio has said he doesn't believe being gay is a choice, but still doesn't believe in same-sex marriage.
17th April 2015
Rick Santorum: I would NOT attend a same-sex wedding 29
9:35 AM — Republican former Senator Rick Santorum has said attending a same-sex wedding would be a 'violation' of his faith.
16th April 2015
Marco Rubio would attend a same-sex wedding even though he’s against them 2
2:13 PM — The presidential candidate said he would go to the same-sex wedding of a family member if he was asked.
15th April 2015
TV host declares Marco Rubio ‘the candidate of yesterday’ over same-sex marriage 7
10:12 AM — CNN presenter Jake Tapper confronted the Republican presidential candidate over his same-sex marriage views.
14th April 2015
Marco Rubio announces presidential bid 5
1:51 PM — Republican Senator Marco Rubio has announced his intention to run for President of the United States.
12th November 2013
US: Florida senator set to feature as keynote speaker for ‘gay cure’ therapy fundraiser 7
1:33 PM — Republican senator Marco Rubio, a possible GOP presidential candidate in 2016, is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at a fundraising dinner for an anti-gay council that promotes "conversion therapy," attempting to turn gay people straight.
13th June 2013
US: GOP Senator says he thinks businesses should be able to sack people for being gay 38
11:31 PM — A US Senator has said during an interview that he thinks gay people should not have any "special protections" against being fired from their jobs based on their sexual orientation.
23rd May 2013
US: LGBT activists protests against removal of gay protections from immigration reform bill
6:44 PM — LGBT rights activists gathered outside the office of a US Senator on Wenesday, in order to protest against the decision to withdraw an amendment to a broad immigration bill, which would have protected binational same-sex couples.
3rd November 2010
US mid-term results pose challenges and opportunities for gay rights 13
2:50 PM — The US mid-term elections have seen the Republicans gain control of the lower house, while the Democrats held on to the Senate. According to commentators, the result presents both challenges and opportunities for gay rights.