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AP FACT CHECK: Fumbles from the Republican Field

POLITICS | By Calvin Woodward and Josh Boak | Feb 8
What happened in Iowa didn't stay in Iowa. And when it reached the stage in the latest Republican presidential debate, Ted Cruz had some explaining to do.

Impact of Ted Cruz topping Donald Trump in Iowa

POLITICS | Feb 2
CBS News political director and "Face the Nation" moderator John Dickerson joins "CBS This Morning" from Des Moines, Iowa.

GOP Contenders Jostling to Show Greater Hate for Gays?

POLITICS | By John McDonald | Jan 5
The danger of running a field too far in one direction is beginning to show in Iowa, where Republican candidates are now measuring who hates gays the most.

Bush Campaign Raffling Off Ticket to Colbert Debut

TELEVISION | By David Bauder | Aug 28
Jeb Bush isn't just going to be a guest on Stephen Colbert's late-night debut on CBS. He's turned it into a fundraising opportunity.

Bobby Jindal Sued Over Anti-Gay Executive Order

NATIONAL | By John Riley | Jul 5
The ACLU Foundation of Louisiana, the Forum for Equality Foundation and six individual plaintiffs have filed a lawsuit challenging an executive order issued by the Louisiana governor that would allow people to discriminate against same-sex couples.

Chris Christie Vetoes Pro-LGBT Gestational Carrier Bill

POLITICS | By John Riley | Jul 4
Transgender advocates in New Jersey may be biting their nails after Gov. Chris Christie (R) issued a veto of a pro-LGBT surrogacy bill on Monday, June 30th.

The Grand Ole' Party, the Sunshine State, and the 2016 Election

POLITICS | By Ian Maloney | May 23
Marco Rubio and Jeb Bush refuse to evolve on the issue of LGBT equality despite the overwhelming evidence that the rest of the country has had a profound shift toward that equality.

'Gays Are Like Pedophiles' & Other Anti-Gay Comments Made by Ben Carson

POLITICS | By EDGE | May 4
As Dr. Ben Carson officially announced his candidacy for the 2016 presidential election Monday, EDGE took a look at six of the most audacious anti-gay comments made by the retired neurosurgeon in the two years he's been in the public eye.

Cruz'n for a Bruising: Boycott on Fire Island Properties in Wake of Party for Anti-Gay Pol

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 24
Social media is ablaze with backlash and damage control in the wake of gay hotelier and newly self-installed "Pope of Fire Island Pines" Ian Reisner's hosting of an event for anti-gay Senator and 2016 hopeful Ted Cruz at his Manhattan penthouse Monday.

Santorum Uses 'God Hates Fags' Analogy on National Television

POLITICS | By EDGE | Apr 6
Rick Santorum dropped an "f bomb" on national television and it wasn't "f*ck."

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