Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Columbus Will Shut Down Gay Street for ‘Welcome Pence’ LGBTQ Party

Prizm News / June 14, 2018 / By Bob Vitale https://www.facebook.com/MikeHotPence/videos/1238637756270381/ Latest count: 10 queens, two DJs, almost 700 RSVPs and two Mike Pences (but one of them has nicer legs).    By Bob Vitale  Ten drag queens, two DJs and a Mike Pence lookalike in...

LGBTQ Dance Party Planned to Counter Pence Visit to Columbus

Prizm News / June 11, 2018 / By Bob Vitale VP will speak to a conservative group with anti-LGBTQ ties just as Pride weekend kicks off. A pro-LGBTQ celebration will take place outside his Downtown hotel.    By Bob Vitale The dark cloud...

Trump’s Federal Court Nominees for Ohio Oppose LGBTQ Civil Rights

Prizm News / June 11, 2018 / By Bob Vitale Sherrod Brown opposes two Ohio lawyers who fought marriage equality and military service for trans Americans.   By Bob Vitale An Ohio attorney who fought marriage equality all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court and...

Maryland Candidate Makes History by Smooching His Husband in Campaign Ad

Prizm News / June 7, 2018 / By Bob Vitale   Richard Madaleno is running for governor by touting all the ways 'I piss off Donald Trump.'   By Prizm News First they stayed in the closet. Then they got elected came out afterward.   Next,...

On the Bright Side: Supreme Court Affirms LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Laws

  And the bad news: Justices side with baker who used his religious beliefs to discriminate against same-sex couples.   By Bob Vitale Advocates in Ohio and across the nation are looking on the bright side of a 7-2 U.S. Supreme Court ruling today...

Can Richard Cordray Win Ohio Back?

PRIZM News / June 1, 2018 / By Bob Vitale Two years after our state's turn toward Trump, the candidate for governor delivers a pro-LGBTQ message of fairness and progress.   By Bob Vitale It’s 9:45 a.m. on a Friday in May and Rich...

Sherrod Brown: ‘People Need Somebody to Have Their Back’

PRIZM News / June 1, 2018 / By Bob Vitale Ohio's U.S. senator vows to fight 'mean-spirited' administration on its anti-LGBTQ agenda. Sherrod Brown wants you to know he has your back. “That’s what I’m elected for,” says Ohio’s U.S. senator, who’s finishing...

Antonio Wins Ohio Senate Primary; 10 LGBTQ Candidates Move on to November

Prizm News / May 8, 2018 / By Bob Vitale Also among Tuesday's winners was Democrat Rick Neal, who could become Ohio's first openly gay member of Congress.   By Bob Vitale The woman who has championed LGBTQ civil rights in the Ohio General Assembly...

UPDATED: Meet the 13 LGBTQ Ohioans Running for Office in 2018

From Congress to county auditor, candidates promise to support their communities and ours.     By Bob Vitale Even in bright red Licking County, where Donald Trump won 62 percent of the vote in 2016, Jeremy Blake sees a blue wave building. “There’s just...
Nickie Antonio

LGBTQ, Progressive Groups Plan Pre-Primary Push for Nickie Antonio

  Cleveland party bosses are pushing her opponent in Tuesday's Democratic vote, but women, unions and LGBTQ groups support the openly gay lawmaker's Ohio Senate campaign.   By Bob Vitale  With just days to go before Tuesday's primary election, LGBTQ and progressive groups are stepping...