By Meghashyam Mali | 11/12/13 07:26 PM
President Obama on Tuesday congratulated Hawaii, saying he was “even prouder” of his home state after legislators passed a bill legalizing gay marriage. “I’ve always been proud to have been born in Hawaii, and today’s vote makes me even prouder,” said Obama in a statement. Hawaii...
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/09/13 08:55 PM
When Washington first passed employment discrimination laws, Congress saw that anti-black discrimination was so widespread, so destructive and so intractable that the government was compelled to impose a remedy on private business. The question today is whether another intervention is warranted...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/06/13 09:11 AM
President Obama on Tuesday praised Illinois state lawmakers for approving same-sex marriage, saying he was “so proud” of their vote.
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/04/13 01:49 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Monday criticized Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, for opposing the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, likening his stance to resistance to other civil rights measures in the past. “I noted and others here noted Speaker Boehner's comments with...
By Brian Hughes | 11/04/13 08:59 AM
President Obama in a column late Sunday pressed for congressional Republicans to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, arguing that gay and lesbian Americans were being fired simply because of their sexual orientation.
By Associated Press | 10/29/13 08:16 PM
Eds: Adds details from House side. With AP Photos. HONOLULU (AP) — The state Senate advanced a bill to legalize gay marriage during a special session Tuesday, sending it to a final floor vote that would get the legislation to the House. The final Senate vote is planned during a session...
By Timothy P. Carney | 10/25/13 05:53 PM
Virginia’s Ken Cuccinelli would arguably be the most libertarian governor in the United States if he wins on Nov. 7 — which makes it odd that he’s become a top target for many libertarians.
10/24/13 01:46 PM
By Susan Crabtree | 12/06/13
By Richard Pollock | 12/06/13
By Byron York | 12/05/13
By Timothy P. Carney | 12/05/13
By Philip Klein | 12/05/13