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Lesbian couple turned away by Indiana tax preparer four years after Mike Pence signed anti-LGBTQ law

Lesbian couple turned away by Indiana tax preparer four years after Mike Pence signed anti-LGBTQ lawA married lesbian couple in Indiana were turned away by a tax preparer when they attempted to file their taxes jointly last week, making them one of many victims of the state’s anti-LGBTQ laws. Bailey and Samantha Brazzel got married last July and decided to file their taxes jointly for the first time. The couple went to Carter Tax Service in Russiaville to meet with Nancy Fivecoate, a tax preparer Ms Bailey used for the last four years.



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Joy Reid Says She Doesn't 'Believe' She Wrote Anti-LGBTQ Posts

Joy Reid Says She Doesn't 'Believe' She Wrote Anti-LGBTQ PostsMSNBC's Joy Reid said she doesn't "believe" she wrote the anti-LGBTQ



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Activists Blast Trump's Secretary Of State Pick For Anti-LGBTQ Record

Activists Blast Trump's Secretary Of State Pick For Anti-LGBTQ RecordPresident Donald Trump's choice of Mike Pompeo as his new secretary of state



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Mike Huckabee Resigns From Country Music Board After Criticism Of His Anti-LGBTQ Views

Mike Huckabee Resigns From Country Music Board After Criticism Of His Anti-LGBTQ Views“If the industry doesn’t want people of faith or who hold conservative and traditional political views to buy tickets and music, they should be forthcoming and say it,” Huckabee wrote in his resignation letter, which came just one day after he was announced as the CMA Foundation’s newest member. “Until recently, the arts was the one place America could set aside political, geographical, racial, religious, and economic barriers and come together …  At the end of the day, I’m not worth the fight, but the kids are.” The letter was published in Nashville’s The Tennessean. Although CMA Foundation Chairman Joe Galante had touted Huckabee’s “policy experience with education reform” when announcing the former Arkansas governor’s appointment to the board Wednesday, the news immediately set off a firestorm of criticism.



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Gus Kenworthy Has 'No Patience' For Trump, Pence And Other Anti-LGBTQ Lawmakers

Gus Kenworthy Has 'No Patience' For Trump, Pence And Other Anti-LGBTQ LawmakersFor Gus Kenworthy, being one of the first openly gay men to compete for the U.S. in the Winter Olympics is “a bit of a trade-off.”



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Anti-LGBTQ politician 'looked for gay meet-ups on Craigslist'

Anti-LGBTQ politician 'looked for gay meet-ups on Craigslist'The anti-LGBTQ politician from Ohio who resigned after being outed as a gay man reportedly looked for sex on Craigslist. Wes Goodman was known for pushing anti-LGBT legislation and described himself as a Christian conservative with family values. As reported by Cleveland.com, the married politician sent sexually suggestive messages to conservative colleagues he met on Capitol Hill.



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Trump Becomes First Sitting President To Address Anti-LGBTQ Event

Trump Becomes First Sitting President To Address Anti-LGBTQ EventPresident Donald Trump on Friday became the first sitting president to address the Values Voter Summit, an event sponsored by the Family Research Council, a group known for its anti-LGBT views.



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It's Official: Donald Trump Is The Most Anti-LGBTQ President In U.S. History

It's Official: Donald Trump Is The Most Anti-LGBTQ President In U.S. HistoryThis will be startling only to those who bought the terrible narrative of some of our most influential political reporters, who throughout the 2016 campaign told us Donald Trump was “more accepting on gay issues” than most Republicans.



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Hundreds Of Christian Leaders Denounce Anti-LGBTQ 'Nashville Statement'

Hundreds Of Christian Leaders Denounce Anti-LGBTQ 'Nashville Statement'A day after evangelical leaders released a manifesto railing against same-sex marriage and the LGBTQ community, hundreds of Christian leaders and thousands of other concerned citizens have come forward with strong messages of inclusion.



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