7th November 2014
US: Clay Aiken making reality series about failed bid for congress 4
1:42 PM — Gay American Idol singer-turned-politician Clay Aiken bombed at the polls this week - but he will star in his own documentary series instead.
5th November 2014
Republican who thinks ‘gays should be discriminated against’ elected in Colorado 30
7:05 PM — A disgraced former Navy chaplain who claims that gay people deserve to be discriminated against has been elected in Colorado.
US: American Idol star Clay Aiken loses bid for congress 3
1:27 PM — Gay singer-turned-politician Clay Aiken has lost out on his election bid in North Carolina.
3rd November 2014
US: Republican Carl DeMaio hit with more sexual harassment claims 2
1:07 PM — Republican Carl DeMaio - who was on track to become the party's first ever openly gay congressman - has been hit with allegations of sexual harassment from a second man.
1st November 2014
Baseball star Torii Hunter endorses Republican to ‘keep marriage between a man and a woman’ 11
1:28 PM — Baseball player Torii Hunter has cited opposition to same-sex marriage as a reason to back an Arkansas Republican candidate.
27th October 2014
Bush’s former Solicitor General: We’re past the point of no return on equal marriage 2
3:54 PM — Former US Solicitor General Ted Olson has said that the US is past the 'point of no return' on same-sex marriage.
26th October 2014
Republican: Traditional states should break away and form new country called ‘Reagan’ 20
1:20 PM — A former Presidential advisor says southern States opposed to same-sex marriage should break away from the US - and form a new country called Reagan.
25th October 2014
US: Sarah Palin endorses independent over Republican for Alaska governor 6
4:09 PM — Sarah Palin appears to be at odds with the Republican party - after she backed an independent candidate for Governor of Alaska.
US: ‘No charges’ against gay Republican accused of sexually harassing male staffer 2
2:37 PM — No criminal charges will be filed against a Republican candidate who has been accused of sexually harassing and groping a male staff member.
24th October 2014
Republican congressman: No gays will go to heaven 38
5:32 PM — Republican congressman Steve King has claimed that no gay people will go to heaven.
Congressman who called equal marriage ‘bullshazzl': I’m not going to coddle anybody 9
1:41 PM — A Republican congressman, who referred to equal marriage as 'bullshazzl' during a speech to a school, says he doesn't want to "coddle" anyone.
US: Republican accused of plagiarising anti-gay speech 17
12:49 PM — A Republican candidate has been accused of plagiarising a state congress speech opposing same-sex marriage.
22nd October 2014
US: Republican congressman labels equal marriage ‘bullshazzl’ during school visit 12
4:50 PM — A Republican congressman is under fire, after he referred to same-sex marriage as "bullshazzl" during a visit to a high school.
19th October 2014
Virginia Republican: Soon gay men will ‘terrorise’ daycare centres 31
2:20 PM — A Virginia Republican supervisor has claimed that gay men will "terrorise" daycare centres if the "homosexual agenda" is allowed to continue.
18th October 2014
John McCain’s daughter celebrates marriage equality in Arizona: ‘F*** yes!’ 3
3:27 PM — The daughter of former Republican presidential candidate John McCain has celebrated equal marriage arriving in the family's home state of Arizona.
15th October 2014
Republican advisor: Gay candidate Carl DeMaio could lose election over sexual harassment claims 3
5:37 PM — A former Republican advisor has warned that sexual harassment claims could cost gay candidate Carl DeMaio a victory.
13th October 2014
US: Same-sex weddings to begin in Alaska, Sarah Palin’s home state 10
12:09 PM — A judge has struck down a same-sex marriage ban in Alaska, the home state of Republican Sarah Palin.
12th October 2014
Texas Attorney General: Banning same-sex marriage reduces number of unwed mothers 46
2:29 PM — Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has bizarrely claimed that banning same-sex marriage reduces the number of unwed mothers.
US: Protests disrupt gay Republican’s fundraiser over sexual harassment claims
12:51 PM — A group of protesters attempted to disrupt a fundraiser for gay Republican candidate Carl DeMaio, who is accused of sexually harassing a male staffer.
US: National Organisation for Marriage threatens to cut ties with Republican party 29
12:08 PM — The anti-gay National Organisation for Marriage has threatened to throw its weight behind a third party, unless Republicans do more to oppose gay rights.