Rita Lin, 45, is now the first Chinese American woman to serve on the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
For people with disabilities, marrying a non-disabled person could result in the loss of federal benefits and health insurance.
The former "Full House" star blamed the backlash on “the members of the media responsible for using this opportunity to fan flames of conflict and hate.”
Having so many queer people in office can help shift the tide on some of our most pressing worries.
As the Senate prepares to codify same-sex marriage, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has thrown its support behind the Respect for Marriage Act.
The church has done aggressive political organizing against same-sex unions and still views marriage as between a man and a woman within the Mormon faith.
David Neubecker, Malina Simard-Halm and Rachel Braccini join Ahmed to discuss each of their situations and to explain why they all support gay marriage and same-sex couple raising children.
“Love is now the law,” Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel tweeted in response to the news.
Mabel Cuesta joins HuffPost Live to discuss what it is like to be queer in Cuba.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Wednesday that a vote protecting marriage equality will happen "in the coming weeks."