“I have never cared much about two consenting adults and who they go to bed with.”
Democrats peppered him at this confirmation hearing to become US Attorney General.
Raffi Freedman-Gurspan was the first openly transgender staffer in the White House. She fears the community could soon lose a powerful and necessary advocate.
The Justice Department has asked a federal appeals court to step in.
A new year, a new crop of bills targets transgender rights — and creates new possibility of lawsuits.
The actor, who rose to fame in the Star Wars franchise, also became an advocate for mental health treatment.
The Justice Department argued in US District Court that Josh Vallum killed Mercedes Williamson in 2015 because of her gender identity. He pleaded guilty on Wednesday.
Support fractured after the Senate pushed a measure that would also suspend new local LGBT laws.
The Charlotte City Council repealed its LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance on Monday morning with the understanding that state officials would act in turn.
The US Attorney General talked to BuzzFeed News about defending transgender people, enduring blowback, and her hope that activists will pressure Trump’s team to preserve her gains.
The governor’s office told BuzzFeed News it plans “vigorously pursue an appeal” of the decision.
The US Attorney General spoke with BuzzFeed News about what the transition means for LGBT Americans.
Sen. Mike Lee and Sen. Ted Cruz believe they have a better shot of passing the bill under Trump.
Rep. Steve Russell told BuzzFeed News he has “gotten very positive signals” from the Trump team that it will act to protect federal contractors’ religious freedom. Critics say such actions are designed to let recipients of federal money discriminate against LGBT people.
Rep. Tom Price, who has opposed LGBT nondiscrimination laws, would be tasked with enforcing nondiscrimination policies in health care.
His Democratic opponent’s campaign says the governor is in denial and should concede.
“You have a moral obligation to speak out against this appointment as contrary to the values of this country and the values of your industry.”
Salesforce and PayPal have called a summit on Wednesday with business leaders and several the country’s top LGBT activists.
Donald Trump’s campaign vowed to scrub Obama’s executive actions, and his transition is led by anti-LGBT figures. This is what’s on the table for LGBT people.
The group’s donation website crashed under the weight of a record number of visitors on Wednesday, a spokesperson for the ACLU told BuzzFeed News.