March 11, 2015

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Republicans Ignore the Message of Selma

Filed by Terrance Heath | March 11, 2015 | 2:30 PM | comments

Despite rumors that House Republican leadership would skip the 50th anniversary of Selma, several Republicans showed up. But they missed the point so completely that they might as well have stayed home.Read More


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Oklahoma House Votes to Stop All Marriages Because Gays

Filed by John M. Becker | March 11, 2015 | 12:00 PM | comments

The Oklahoma House of Representatives passed a bill yesterday that would stop the state from issuing marriage licenses altogether rather than allow same-gender couples to obtain them.Read More


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Texas Lawmaker Proposes Trans Bathroom Bounty Bill

Filed by John M. Becker | March 11, 2015 | 10:00 AM | comments

A bill pending in the Texas House would make it illegal for school districts to allow trans students to use the bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond to their gender identity.Read More