While Democratic candidate Congressman Ed Markey was marching in the Boston Pride Parade with Senator Elizabeth Warren, Congressman Joe Kennedy, state Representative Linda Dorcena Forry, Barney Frank, NBA veteran Jason Collins and a contingent of supporters… …Republican candidate Gabriel Gomez stood in front of his lonely campaign booth talking to his wife, son and a [...]
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Sunday June 9, 2013 10:41 am|
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Tuesday May 28, 2013 12:28 pm|
What should voters make of a candidate for U. S. Senate who uses an anti-equality former state legislator to entice women to work his campaign phone bank? Gabriel Gomez is the Republican candidate running against U. S. Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA05) in the June 25 special election to fill John Kerry’s Massachusetts Senate seat. Mr. Gomez [...]
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Wednesday May 1, 2013 10:42 pm|
Republican Gabriel Gomez and Democrat Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA05) each won their U.S. Senate primaries in Massachusetts on Tuesday. While Rep. Markey is well known as a longtime, rock-solid supporter of LGBT equality, Mr. Gomez has remained vague about his views beyond his support for the freedom to marry. It’s time for Mr. Gomez to start [...]
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Wednesday March 27, 2013 11:23 am|
Facebook has gone Valentine’s Day red this week as Americans show their support for marriage equality while the U.S. Supreme Court hears the Proposition 8 and federal Defense of Marriage Act cases. The Congressional delegation from Massachusetts has not missed this opportunity to reiterate their unequivocal support for the right of loving, committed same-sex couples [...]
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Sunday March 3, 2013 4:13 pm|
I take Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-MA) at his word that an e-mail glitch caused him to be the only member of the Massachusetts congressional delegation not to sign on to the amicus brief asking the US Supreme Court to strike down Section 3 of DOMA. After all, Rep. Lynch is a co-sponsor of the Respect [...]
|By: Clarknt67 Wednesday July 27, 2011 7:41 pm|
The Massachusetts Congressional Delegation taped an “It Gets Better” message to LGBTQ teens. The message includes Senator John Kerry and Congressmembers Ed Markey, John Tierney, Jim McGovern, Bill Keating, Richard Neal, Niki Tsongas, John Olver, Mike Capuano, Stephen Lynch and Barney Frank appear in the one minute spot that directs viewers to log onto Boston Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Youth (BAGLY)’s website.
This would be the entire Massachusetts Congressional delegation.
Oh wait, there’s one conspicuous absence.