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File photo of Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer. (credit: Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Brewer Slaps Down Right Wing Of Republican Party With Bill Veto

Republican Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer slapped down the right wing of her own party, vetoing a bill pushed by social conservatives that would have allowed people with sincerely held religious beliefs to refuse to serve gays.

02/27/2014

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Brewer: ‘I Will Do The Right Thing For The State Of Arizona’

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer was holding a series of private meetings Wednesday with opponents and proponents of legislation adding protections for people who assert their religious beliefs in refusing service to gays, a proposal that has focused national attention on the state as business groups, gay rights supporters and even many fellow Republicans urged her to use her veto power.

02/26/2014

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Republicans Who Voted For Religious Rights Bill Now Calling On Brewer To Veto It

Republican Gov. Jan Brewer faced intensifying pressure Monday from CEOs, politicians in Washington and state lawmakers in her own party to veto a bill that would allow business owners with strongly held religious beliefs to deny service to gays and lesbians.

02/24/2014

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Arizona Governor To Get Bill On Refusing Service To Gays For Religious Reasons

The Arizona Senate is expected to formally send an already approved bill allowing business owners with strongly held religious beliefs to refuse service to gays to Gov. Jan Brewer as early as Monday.

02/24/2014

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Utah To Clerks: Finish Gay Marriage Paperwork

More than 1,000 gay and lesbian couples took home marriage licenses from local clerks after a federal judge overturned Utah’s same-sex marriage ban.

01/10/2014

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New Mexico Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage

New Mexico’s highest court has legalized same-sex marriage, declaring it is unconstitutional to deny a marriage license to gay and lesbian couples.

12/19/2013

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UFC Helps Promote HIV Testing In National Campaign

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada have announced a national HIV awareness campaign.

12/02/2013

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Senator Heller, You’ve Got Mail

Thousands of Nevadans are showing their support to end discrimination for the gay and transgender community in the workplace.

10/31/2013

ESPN NFL football analyst Steve Young on set of a Monday Night Football game between the Arizona Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers at University of Phoenix Stadium on Oct. 29, 2012 in Glendale, Ariz. (credit: Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Steve Young To Give Keynote Address At Gay Mormons Conference

Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young and his wife Barb are scheduled to give the keynote address at an upcoming conference promoting acceptance of gays and lesbians in the Mormon Church.

08/15/2013

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Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

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