New Jersey State Senate

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    Dubious Christian "Counseling" Organizations Sue New Jersey Over Gay Conversion Therapy Ban

    Two New Jersey therapists, along with the anti-gay Christian counseling groups they belong to, are suing the state over the recently signed ban on "conversion therapy," an absurd, scientifically discredited practice that purports to turn gay people straight. Dr. Tara King and Dr. Ronald Newman are b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2013

    It Was Only A Matter Of Time Before The Cory Booker Criticism Began

    One who tweets much can only expect this to happen. In an article for PolitickerNJ, Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheila Oliver expressed an interest in running against Cory Booker for the Democratic nominee spot in the upcoming 2014 New Jersey Senate race. And, right off the bat, she brought some fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2013

    Mayor Corey Booker's Senate Run Basically Falls On Lautenberg's Retirement

    All eyes are on Corey Booker. Three weeks ago, we reported on the Mayor's announcement that he would consider running for the New Jersey Senate in 2014. And, following suit, BuzzFeed's Ben Smith argued that the Mayor and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick were destined to battle it out for Barack ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2011

    "Will Carl Lewis Finally Come Out?"

    ​Olympic gold medal winner Carl Lewis is reportedly still running--this time for New Jersey Senate--but will he keep running away from the sexuality talk that's surrounded his athleticism for years? That's what a reader just asked me, and I have to say I'm not sure!

  • News

    June 22, 2010

    A Gay Man Considers Joining the GOP

    Is it possible that Republicans could prove to be a closer ally?

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    Big Day for Gay Marriage from Jersey to D.C. to San Francisco

    ​It's a big day for gay marriage across the nation. In San Francisco, Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker has ruled that a potential legal revolution to overturn Prop 8 will not be televised live, though it will be YouTubed. The judge will preside over the federal trial, Perry v. Schwarze ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    New Jersey Still Not Superior to New York, Votes Down Gay Marriage

    ​The New Jersey Senate voted down gay marriage today, effectively ending any hopes for marriage equality in the Garden State until at least the end of incoming Governor Chris Christie's first term in 2014. The defeat mirrors a similar blow-out in the New York State Senate last month. Both hou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    Gay Marriage in New Jersey: Still on Hold

    Will these morons get gay marriage before we do?​Marriage equality activists in New Jersey are hoping to get hundreds of protesters to rally in Trenton today, even though it is 20 degrees out and the first work day after the holidays. Regardless, their hopes for getting a marriage equality bil ... More >>