11th March 2015
Republicans invite listed anti-gay hate group to testify to Congress 21
7:07 PM — An anti-gay hate group that regularly compares gay rights to the Holocaust has been invited to testify to Congress on 'religious freedom'.
8th March 2015
Republican Rand Paul: I’m offended by same-sex marriage 66
6:05 PM — Rumoured Presidential candidate Rand Paul has claimed he finds it "offensive" to refer to same-sex marriage as same-sex marriage.
Aide to anti-gay Republican congressman arrested for child sex crimes 7
5:45 PM — A staffer to anti-gay Republican Tim Huelskamp has been arrested and charged with child sex crimes.
Glenn Beck: Ben Carson’s Presidential campaign is ‘over’ after gay prison sex comments 11
12:32 PM — Right-wing pundit Glenn Beck has declared that Ben Carson's hopes of running for President are "over", after he claimed prisons prove being gay is a choice.
7th March 2015
Dan Savage tells Republican to ‘prove’ sexuality is a choice by ‘sucking my d**k’ 82
2:31 PM — Dan Savage has issued a challenge to Republican Ben Carson to back up his claims that sexuality is a choice.
Politician’s gay son speaks out against his dad’s anti-gay bill 20
12:48 PM — A Texas Republican's own son has spoken out to condemn a bill which would abolish protections for LGBT workers.
5th March 2015
Ben Carson apologises for saying being gay is a choice 26
10:33 AM — Rumoured Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has apologised for saying prisons prove that being gay is a choice.
2nd March 2015
US: Texas Republican on his fifth marriage complains about one lesbian wedding 31
6:38 PM — A Texas Republican who is on his fifth marriage has complained - after a judge ruled that two women could not be prevented from marrying once.
28th February 2015
Jeb Bush reaffirms opposition to same-sex marriage 11
1:00 PM — Rumoured Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has reaffirmed his opposition to same-sex marriage - after claims he would soften his approach.
22nd February 2015
Florida Attorney General branded ‘Cruella de Vil’ for crusade against equal marriage 7
12:22 PM — Celebrity chef Art Smith has hit out at Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi, for her battle against same-sex marriage.
21st February 2015
US: Republican Jeb Bush hires gay communications director 8
12:12 PM — Rumoured Republican Presidential nominee Jeb Bush has hired an openly gay senior adviser.
15th February 2015
US: Arkansas governor won’t veto bill permitting discrimination against gays 14
3:29 PM — The Governor of Arkansas has said he will not veto a bill which blocks anti-discrimination laws from protecting LGBT people.
11th February 2015
US: Republicans won’t file Supreme Court brief for same-sex marriage case 7
1:36 PM — The GOP has indicated it will file no brief to the Supreme Court, ahead of an upcoming case on same-sex marriage.
10th February 2015
Jeb Bush aide tweeted that burping in the gym is a way of saying: ‘I’m not gay’ 36
1:35 PM — A technology guru hired by Jeb Bush to help with his 2016 presidential run has been forced to delete several offensive tweets.
9th February 2015
US: Republican who compared gays to paedophiles put on extremist list 23
5:31 PM — A Republican who compared homosexuality to bestiality has been placed on an extremist watch list.
7th February 2015
US: Florida bill would make it illegal for transgender people to use public toilets 35
3:12 PM — A bill has been submitted in Florida that would make it a crime for transgender people to use public toilets.
4th February 2015
Nancy Reagan refused to help Rock Hudson get AIDS treatment 16
7:46 PM — Former First Lady Nancy Reagan ignored a request to help Rock Hudson secure a pioneering AIDS treatment just weeks before he died, it has been revealed.
1st February 2015
Mike Huckabee compares homosexuality to drinking alcohol and swearing 37
4:34 PM — Rumoured Republican Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has compared being gay to drinking alcohol.
30th January 2015
US: Mitt Romney rules out run for President 3
4:09 PM — Mitt Romney has announced that he will not run for President again in 2016.
The Republican party probably regrets using the ‘ruin a wedding’ hashtag 1
3:44 PM — A zinger from the Democratic party is going viral - after the Republicans used an ill-judged choice of hashtag.