This is a list of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Americans in the U. S. Congress. As of June 2016, there were seven openly LGBTQ members of the 115th Congress -- all Democrats. This list only includes people who are openly LGBTQ. Current members of congress are shaded in grey.
The 2015 Iran Nuclear Review Act gives Congress the right to vote on whether to reimpose sanctions suspended under the JCPOA, once the president decides to decertify. Congressional aides from both parties also said leaving the agreement seemed unnecessary, especially when Washington.
Congressional aides doubt it has the support to pass, and critics haveIn 2009, Congress expanded the hate-crimes law to including sexual orientation. In 2010, the ban on gays serving openly in the military was lifted, and last month same-sex marriage became legal across the country.
The issue was eventually escalated to an openly gay aide to Clinton, Staff Secretary Sean Maloney now a congressman from New York, who was “very much in favor” of the change. Politico Magazine. What Mark Zuckerberg Didn’t Tell Congress. By Rebecca MacKinnon.
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Perhaps the most outspoken openly gay U. S. politician is Barney Frank. The Massachusetts Congressman has been in office since 1981. Other openly gay men who served in congress include Jim Kolbe, Sean Patrick Maloney, and Jared Polis.
Sean Patrick Maloney, the openly gay former aide to New York governors Spitzer and Paterson, has announced his intent to run for Congress. The Advocate reports that Maloney wants the seat being vacated by retiring Democratic Rep.
The 60-year-old Democratic Congressman represented the state of Pennsylvania for 22 years, and was one of Congress' most senior black of his aides have been found guilty as well, and will be sentenced later this week. Singing as if you're straight. when you're gay.
Congress struggles to figure out which Russia investigation trumps the others. Congressional committees and the special counsel have been tripping overOne of the most egregious examples — according to four congressional aides who requested anonymity because they weren't authorized to.
Nice work if you can get it Top White House salaries will top $180,000 next year as senior Trump appointees are set to make more than members of Congress
Will Congress Protect Gay Rights. Democrats in Congress gathered with activists at the Capitol to. Congressional aides doubt it has.
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer is urging members to put LGBT protections into their own office policies.
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Republicans fret Trump doesn't understand what kind of fury Democrats will let loose on the White House if they gain control of Congress.
Reagan addresses Congress and the nation on his economic. Gay rights. No civil rights legislation for lesbian or gay individuals passed during.