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City of Houston to offer same-sex spousal benefits

The Houston GLBT Political Caucus applauds the decision by Houston Mayor Annise Parker to begin allowing city employees to apply…

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LGBT organizations rally support for nondiscrimination ordinance in Houston

A citywide LGBT-inclusive nondiscrimination ordinance will be introduced and debated by the Houston city council in the next few months,…

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Understanding the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance

After a much-anticipated and long-awaited roll call vote, the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) passed 11–6.

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Power Couple at City Hall

Susan Christian and Laura Spanjian are dedicated to the city—and to one another.

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Community News

Annise Parker Makes World’s Best Mayors List

Houston mayor the only U.S. mayor to break the list’s top 10.

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Pet Project

April gala to fund more BARC improvements.

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Houston’s Stonewall, 40 Years Later

The night Anita Bryant came to Texas.

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Local News

First LGBT Pride Month Display Goes Up At Houston City Hall

Mayor's Advisory Board erects 10 Pride Portraits in lobby.

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National News

LGBTQ Advocates Call Out State Lawmakers At TX Equality March

Houston activists join hundreds for sister event at state Capitol.

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Local News

Messing With Texas

Supreme Court gives state—and its LGBTQ residents—yet another black eye.

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