Friday, June 21, 2013

Gay Pride Parade Canceled in Wausau

The Wausau Daily Herald reports  that the organizer of what was touted as Wausau’s first Gay Pride parade has canceled the event for Saturday.  The organized lamented that having to cancel this parade “has set Wausau back 30 years in the way people think about the gay community.”  He also stated that he “will not organize gay pride events in Wausau in the future, though he hopes he has paved the way for others to hold events.”  A “March for Equality” is still planned for Wausau on Saturday. 
 

Thursday, June 6, 2013

WI Congressman Launches Attack Against Exxon and Supports ENDA

Wisconsin Congressman Mark Pocan (co-chair of the LGBT Equality Caucus) took to the House Floor this week to Attack ExxonMobile accusing them of having anti- equality policies (against the LGBT agenda).  He also spoke in support of ENDA, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act which would force employers to offer new special rights based upon one’s sexual preference.  You can see his speech here , and a recent press release here  pertaining to LGBT Pride Month.  
 

Monday, June 3, 2013

WI Congresswoman Celebrates Gay Pride

Congresswoman Gwen Moore wasted no time in issuing a press release celebrating LGBT Pride Month.  She reaffirms her belief that “love is love”.  You can read her release here .
 

Milwaukee County Sheriff Receives Award

WND Reports that Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, Jr. received “Constitutional Sheriff of the Year” Award this past Friday at the annual convention of the Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association in St. Charles, MO. You can read the article here .