Friday, October 10, 2008

Morning Sweep

The Connecticut Supreme Court will release its ruling at 11:30 am today on whether same-sex marriage should be legal in the state. More on this later!

New York LGBT groups weigh in on the proposal by Mayor Bloomberg to change the city’s term limits to allow for three terms instead of two.

With or without term limit changes, U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner, a longtime supporter of the LGBT community, will be running for mayor next year.

Arkansas will drop its gay foster parent ban and allow unmarried and same-sex couples to take on foster children on a case-by-case basis.

Remember the American Family Association’s pointless boycott of McDonald’s because the company’s VP of U.S. Communications was on the board of the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce? Well the boycott’s off because the VP left the board since he now works at McDonald’s Canada branch.

A Huffington Post blogger proposes a new solution to our country’s financial woes: a gay bailout!

CNN has a great story on Cyndi Lauper’s work fighting for LGBT rights.

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