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Governors Jockey Behind Closed Doors as 2016 Looms

By Steve Peoples and Jill Colvin | Feb 20
Pay little attention to the official agenda for this weekend's meeting of the National Governors Association. It's the presidential politics being played in the hallways and private rooms that may matter most.

LCR to CPAC: Gay Conservatives are Just as Conservative as Anti-Gay Conservatives

By Bobby McGuire | Feb 20
Log Cabin Republican National Executive Director Gregory T. Angelo issued a statement blasting organizers of this month's Conservative Political Action Conference for once again snubbing his organization.

New Oregon Governor Takes Office With Ethics Pledge

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Feb 19
Kate Brown became Oregon's governor with a pledge not to accept money from outside sources and to ensure anyone who pays her family and staff does not have business before the state of Oregon.

Log Cabin Group Seeks Official Status with CA GOP

By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 19
Log Cabin California, a group for gay Republicans, is close to realizing its long held goal of official recognition from the California Republican Party as a chartered club.

President's Budget Funds Domestic HIV & Hepatitis Programs

By EDGE | Feb 19
AIDS Service Organizations are pleased by President Barack Obama's new budget, which continues funding for HIV and Hepatitis prevention and funds the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program at its current level.

Giuliani Questions Obama's Love of US; Democrats Cry Foul

By Ken Thomas | Feb 19
Democrats on Thursday assailed former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani for questioning President Barack Obama's love of country, and urged the potential field of Republican presidential candidates to rebuke his comments.

Challenges Ahead for Oregon's Incoming Governor

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Feb 18
Incoming Oregon Gov. Kate Brown, America's first bisexual governor, faces a monumental challenge as she takes the reins of a state government mired in scandal on less than a week's notice and with a special election already looming.

GOPS's Bush Noting Difference With Former President Brother

By Thomas Beaumont | Feb 18
Running for president as part of a family dynasty is presenting former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush with inevitable comparisons he must address as he moves closer to a campaign for the White House.

Kate Brown Sworn in as Oregon Governor; Predecessor Resigns

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Feb 18
Kate Brown was sworn in Wednesday as Oregon's governor following an influence-peddling scandal that prompted the resignation of fellow Democrat John Kitzhaber, who had been the state's longest-serving chief executive before his swift fall from grace.

Hundreds of Gay Rights Supporters Rally at Kansas Statehouse

Feb 15
Hundreds of protesters have rallied at the Kansas Statehouse against Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's decision to end protections against discrimination for gays and lesbians working in state government.

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