T he Texas legislature has ended another busy session, sending bills to the governor that would ban red-light traffic cameras, end regulation of the plumbing industrymake it easier to dine outdoors with a dog, carry brass knuckles, and possess a gun inside a rented apartment and a place of worship. It would not be complex or time-consuming to strike out a brief section from the code, and Democrats have tried at every regular session since the supreme court ruling. Attempts to update the Texas Family Code to comply with the supreme court decision that legalised same-sex marriage nationwide also went nowhere.
CNN — As federal employees brace themselves for their second missed paycheck should the government not reopen in time to make payroll by Tuesday, some members of Congress have decided to join them in a show of solidarity and refuse their paychecks. So far, members of Congress say they will turn down their paychecks during the partial government shutdown, according to social media posts and statements reviewed by CNN. That comprises 20 senators and 82 representatives, with members from both parties making up a similar proportion of those going without pay.
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It seems like every time a Republican politician starts screaming about the gay agenda, we find out he has a Grindr account or a secret boyfriend. Inwhen Hinson was an aide to Mississippi Rep. Then inHinson was arrested againfor performing oral sex on a young clerk in a House of Representatives bathroom.
Normalizing this across all genders and binaries builds a safe, respectful space for individuals and will give locals information regarding pronouns about their membership creating inclusivity at the local level. Stonewall refers to riots that occurred after New York City police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay club run by organized crime figures. Attendees also voted on items related to immigration and border-control policies.
A gay Trump supporter who opposes marriage equality is running for the Oklahoma House of Representatives. InBuckley was a delegate to the Republican National Convention. He explained why he, as a gay man, supported Trump.
Bill Brewster, junior member of the House Ways and Means Committee, works hard on behalf of the money that elected him. Unfortunately, he is emblematic of a system that skews politics away from the people. A few blocks from the U. Capitol, in a street-level parking lot owned by the American Trucking Associations, one of those only- in-America scenes unfolded last April.