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Fred Karger Ends Historic Presidential Campaign

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Openly gay Republican presidential candidate Fred Karger is calling it quits.

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Written by Xorje Olivares

June 29, 2012 at 4:48 PM

President Barack Obama Endorses Gay Marriage

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In an interview with ABC News’ Robin Roberts on Wednesday, President Barack Obama said he has fully evolved and now supports marriage equality.

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Written by Xorje Olivares

May 9, 2012 at 3:19 PM

GetEQUAL to Protest Obama Re-election Offices Over Exec Order

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Gay rights advocates say they’re “upping the ante” to get President Obama to reconsider his decision NOT to sign an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT workers.

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HRC Poll: 73% Support Federal Equal Benefits Order

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A poll conducted by the nation’s largest LGBT rights group shows that voters overwhelming support an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating against workers based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Fred Karger Narrowly Beats Ron Paul in Puerto Rico Primary

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For the first time this primary season, openly-gay Republican presidential candidate Fred Karger has outperformed one of the major 2012 competitors vying for his party’s nomination.

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Written by Xorje Olivares

March 20, 2012 at 7:45 AM

MN School District Settles Anti-Gay Bullying Lawsuits

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The students who sued Minnesota’s largest school district over its handling of anti-gay bullying and harassment say they’re excited to return to what’s expected to be a safer learning environment.

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PREVIEW: OutQ News Reports: ‘2011-Year in Review’

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Join the SiriusXM OutQ News team as we bid farewell to a year that saw the formal repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’; gay marriage legalized in New York State; presidential politics intensifying; and historic changes within the LGBT rights movement.

Featuring stories from our national team of correspondents, our TWO-HOUR special event will also include in-depth conversations about the most important and most compelling news stories from the past year affecting our community.

Tune in to OutQ News Reports: ‘2011-Year in Review’ on Saturday, New Year’s Eve, at 3pm ET/noon West, with encores Sunday, New Year’s Day, at noon and 7pm ET and Monday, January 2nd at 11am.