CBC members were unwilling to discuss the matter or respond to Frank. The offices of Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio), the caucus
"The church does want to be helpful where we can be, without violating our own conscience," Smith, a former bishop, told
McCain put out a statement Thursday before the vote, indicating that he planned to support the bill: The Democratic Party
As we debated -- and ultimately passed -- the Employment Nondiscrimination Act (ENDA) this week, I discovered something fascinating: Americans were frankly surprised to learn that in the majority of states, it's still perfectly legal to fire someone because they're gay.
WASHINGTON -- The Senate voted Thursday to approve the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, landmark civil rights legislation that would make it illegal to discriminate against LGBT individuals in the workplace.
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) opposes the measure, and senior aides say it's unlikely to even come up for a vote in
The debate surrounding the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which just passed in the U.S. Senate has a number of religious leaders arguing against it. Sometimes, Jesus must just hold his head in his hands with embarrassment.
Senator Party State Vote Lamar Alexander R TN Nay John Barrasso R WY Nay John Boozman R AR Nay Daniel Coats R IN Nay Thad
WASHINGTON -- The Employment Non-Discrimination Act cleared a major Senate hurdle Monday evening, virtually guaranteeing
On Monday, Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) gave his first Senate floor speech since suffering a stroke in January 2012, speaking