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.
US: Virginia lawmakers kill bill that would allow anti-gay discrimination 15
1:23 PM — Lawmakers in Virginia have successfully stopped a bill that would have legalised discrimination against LGBT people.
25th January 2015
US: Sarah Palin ‘seriously interested’ in running for President 82
1:57 PM — Sarah Palin has said that she is "seriously interested" in running for President in 2016.
US: Republican Ben Carson ‘jokes’ about poisoning same-sex wedding cakes 71
1:33 PM — Republican pundit Ben Carson has made a 'joke' about putting poison in the wedding cakes of same-sex couples.
21st January 2015
Republican site: Michael Sam and his ‘boy toy’ should go to Iraq and challenge ISIS 28
5:39 PM — A popular Republican website has claimed that NFL player Michael Sam and his fiancé should go to Iraq and confront ISIS.
Mike Huckabee to speak to Catholic gay ‘cure’ group 8
1:52 PM — Rumoured Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is to speak at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be ‘cured’.
18th January 2015
Justin Bieber attends gay Republican meeting, and 6 other stories you might have missed
7:52 PM — PinkNews brings you a roundup of news from the past seven days.
14th January 2015
Justin Bieber accidentally attends meeting for gay Republicans 17
1:35 PM — Justin Bieber accidentally joined a meeting for gay members of the Republican party.
12th January 2015
US: Texas bill would strip salaries from state workers who recognise same-sex weddings 40
7:25 PM — A new Republican proposal in the Texas state legislature would strip state employees of their salaries if they recognise same-sex marriages.
Jeb Bush: Republicans should ‘show respect’ for same-sex marriage 18
12:04 PM — Former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush has called for "respect" to people "on all sides" of the marriage debate.
7th January 2015
US: Democrats launch new push to finally repeal DOMA
7:46 PM — Democrats in the US Congress have launched a renewed push to repeal the remainder of the defunct anti-gay Defense of Marriage Act.
US: Virginia anti-gay bill would permit discrimination against gays 20
7:32 PM — A Virginia Republican has introduced a state bill that would give people the right to openly discriminate against people over "homosexual behaviour".
Florida AG who fought against equality: ‘Best wishes’ to newlywed gays 16
4:48 PM — Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi - who led a crusade to block same-sex marriage - has given her "best wishes" to gay couples who have now married.
5th January 2015
US: Anti-gay Texas Republican launches bid for House Speaker 6
1:35 PM — An anti-gay Republican has announced that he plans to run to become the Speaker in the House of Representatives.