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LGBT Activists Hold Dance Party Near Mike Pence's Home

Jan 19
With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.

GOP Governors Who Turned Down Medicaid Money Have Hands Out

By Thomas Beaumont and Steve Peoples | Jan 19
Republican governors who turned down billions in federal dollars from an expansion of Medicaid under President Barack Obama's health care law now have their hands out in hopes the GOP Congress comes up with a new formula

Obama Praised for Bridging Gap Between Politics and Hip Hop

By Jonathan Landrum, Jr. | Jan 19
Not only is President Barack Obama the nation's first black president, but it's safe to say he has been America's first hip-hop commander-in-chief.

One More Day: Obama in His Final Hours in the White House

By Josh Lederman | Jan 19
Eight tumultuous years at the helm of American power have come and gone, and for President Barack Obama, this is finally the end.

Three Times as Many Bus Permits Requested for Women's March Than Inauguration

By EDGE | Jan 18
There have been three times as many bus parking permits requested for the Women's March in Washington, D.C., on Saturday than for President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday.

Listen: Fiona Apple Crafts Scathing Anti-Trump Tune for Women's March

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 18
Fiona Apple has channeled her anger toward President-Elect Donald Trump into a minute-long protest chant, which is sure to be a big hit among the 250,000 marchers in Washington, D.C., on January 21.

Watch: Al Franken Destroys Betsy DeVos Over Conversion Therapy Support

Jan 18
President-elect Donald Trump's pick for education secretary Betsy DeVos has been grilled by Congress this week and received some harsh questioning from Senator Al Franken (D-MN), who called the wealthy Republican out for her support of conversion therapy.

Inaugural Speech is Trump's Time to Rise to the Moment

By Nancy Benac | Jan 18
Tradition suggests it's time for Donald Trump to set aside the say-anything speaking style and rise to the inaugural moment.

Log Cabin Republicans Blast Commutation of Chelsea Manning Sentence

Jan 18
The move to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence is not sitting well with gay conservative group Log Cabin Republicans, who released the following statement Tuesday

More Clemency Coming After Obama Shortens Manning's Sentence

By Josh Lederman and Eric Tucker | Jan 18
Embracing his clemency powers like never before, President Barack Obama is planning more commutations in his final days in office after a dramatic move to cut short convicted leaker Chelsea Manning's sentence.

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