Topic: State Governor (Page 3)

  • News Max: Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law Pulls GOP Into Culture Fight

    Post | April 1, 2015

    News Max’s reporter Melanie Batley writes about how the new Indiana’s religious freedom law demonstrates how some Republicans position at odds with an emerging national consensus on gay rights. Some worry that Democrats could use the issue against Republicans in the general election. To learn more please read the full article.

  • The Sydney Morning Herald: Indiana Governor Mike Pence Told To ‘Fix This’ Law Letting Businesses Discriminate Against Gays On Religious Grounds

    Post | April 1, 2015

    The Sydney Morning Herald’s reporter Nick O’Malley writes about how the Religious Freedom Restoration Act is playing out in Indiana. This act has seriously damaged the state’s reputation and its economic prospects. The states of Washington and Connecticut, have said they do not want to do business with Indiana while the law remains in place. […]

  • Politico: Indiana law backs GOP hopefuls into a corner

    Post | April 1, 2015

    Politico‘s reporters Katie Glueck and Adam B. Lerner talk about how the Indiana governor’s religious freedom law has ignited yet another controversial culture war debate that has Republican contenders juggling awkward questions about issues they would just as soon not touch. The article explains what effects this latest bill is bring to the party, and […]

  • MSNBC: Jeb Bush, The ‘Gay-Friendly Republican,’ Is Still All About That Base

    Post | March 16, 2015

    MSNBC’s Reporter Emma Margolin talks about how Governor Jeb Bush is trying to work with both the GOP’s evangelical base also the general electorate, which is growing ever-more diverse and supportive of gay rights. Almost six in ten Americans saying they are in favor of marriage equality. Governor Bush recognizes this and stands out as a Republican who wants to work […]

  • Baltimore Sun: Log Cabin Republicans Launch Maryland Chapter

    Post | February 5, 2015

    Baltimore Sun reporter Kevin Rector covers the launch of four new Chapters by Log Cabin Republicans, including the organization’s recently launched Maryland Chapter and its potential influence on the administration of the state’s new GOP Governor Larry Hogan. The story includes a quote by LCR Maryland Chapter Leader Michael Esteve. You can read the full story at this link.