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LGBT vote a ‘key factor’ in Obama win

The LGBT vote was a key factor in President Barack Obama’s victory on Tuesday, according to an analysis by UCLA’s Williams Institute:

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SEE: Actor Elias Taylorson transforms himself into the Presidential candidates

To create the 2012 Presidential candidates, Taylorson, who is white, employed a variety of techniques.

“For the Barack skin tone, I had that leftover [makeup] from [I show where I played] the Crazy Cajun. Barack’s hair is actually a nylon wig cap that was sprayed. then I cut the band away. I made the ears stick out by using a sponge makeup wedge that I used the same two-sided tape the bunch tightly like a crescent roll the stick behind my ears”

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Richard Grenell, gay former Romney campaign spokesman, visits Dallas

Grenell resigned from the position a few weeks after being appointed in a firestorm of controversy over his sexual orientation.

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Stonewall Dems to host watch party for 1st presidential debate at Pekers

The first debate between President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney is Wednesday night in Denver.

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Should Mayor Mike Rawlings be booed during Sunday’s gay Pride parade?

In an op-ed in today’s Dallas Voice, GetEQUAL’s Daniel Cates notes that Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings gave $2,500 to Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

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ABC lists Irving-based Gold’s Gym alongside Chick-fil-A for political views

The recent Chick-fil-A controversy has sparked a closer evaluation of other companies views – and political contributions.

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Karger tops Paul in Puerto Rico primary

Although Mitt Romney won Saturday’s Puerto Rico primary with more than 80 percent of the vote, gay candidate Fred Karger out-polled Ron Paul. Karger received 1.43 percent of the vote. Paul received 1.22 percent of the vote.

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Efforts to resurrect local gay Catholic group are misguided

Article on fledgling Dignity Dallas chapter raises questions about why LGBT people would want to be part of a faith that doesn’t accept them The Feb. 17 Dallas Voice informed us, under the eyebrow “Spirituality,” that some locals are working to … Continue reading

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A disgraced Perry returns to Texas

Governor finally bows out of GOP race, but only after making mockery of himself and our state After months of holding their breaths in dread of what Rick Perry might do or say next on the national stage, Texans are now … Continue reading

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The anti-Romney won’t be anointed in Brenham

UPDATE: In a surprise move, the group meeting in Brehnam has voted to get behind Rick Santorum. Last week we told you how leaders from the religious right planned to gather in Brenham, Texas, this weekend and attempt to unite … Continue reading

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