Fort Worth mayor apologizes for gay bar raid

Media are reporting that Fort Worth, Texas, Mayor Mike Moncrief apologized Tuesday at a City Council meeting for a raid on a gay bar that sparked claims of brutality and other violations. His remarks came after seven members of a gay rights group were escorted out of a City Council…

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Hate Crime amendement needs urgent support, Task Force says

The National Lesbian and Gay Task Force Action Fund called today for help in contacting senators to support hate crimes legislation that could come up for a vote as early as Thursday. Similar legislation has already been OK’d in the House. According to an email sent by Executive Director Rea…

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Quick report from Robyn Ochs

..while boarding plane after historic visit to White House: Robyn shook President Obama's hand twice and Michelle's hand twice, spouse Peg got to shake hands at least once, Robyn wore a bi button, gave Cliff's DADT letter to an aide, and Peg just now heard that video of them with…

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