President Obama

President Obama

President Barack Obama greets Supreme Court Justices (L-R) Clarence Thomas; Antonin Scalia; Sonia Sotomayor; Anthony Kennedy; and John Roberts at the inauguration for U.S. President Barack Obama's second term of office. More than 600,000 people attended the event. (Photo: Chris Maddaloni/CQ Roll Call)
Politics Editorial
Seventeen Supreme Court justices were appointed during the last year of a president's term – including six since 1900. ...
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Hillary Clinton/HRC
Politics
HRC has announced its endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President. Clinton also has a long record as a champion for LGBT rights both in the U.S. and, notably, around the globe. ...
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U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott/Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images
Politics Local
U.S. Representative Jim McDermott, 79, announced Monday that he won't run for re-election in 2016. McDermott was a staunch supporter of LGBT rights in Washington state. ...
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Barbra Streisand is one of the 17 recipients
Entertainment
The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the Nation’s highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions. ...
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myRA Photo
National
myRA is a simple, safe and affordable new savings option for those who don’t have access to a retirement savings plan at work. ...
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President Barack Obama File Photo: Steph Brusig/The Seattle Lesbian
Politics Local
President Obama took the stage at 6:04 p.m. Friday evening in Seattle to standing ovation from the 1,450 crowd in the Westin Hotel ballroom downtown. ...
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Syrian refugees and migrants along a railway line as they try to cross from Serbia into Hungary near Horgos on Sept. 1, 2015. Photo: ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/GETTY IMAGES
International
ORAM launched a petition urging the U.S. government to safeguard 500 of the 10,000 slots for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and Intersex (LGBTI) refugees. ...
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Raffi Freedman-Gurspan/Facebook
Politics
Raffi Freedman-Gurspan is the first openly transgender official in history to serve in the White House. ...
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Health
Today, 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV and the most recent national estimates point to areas where further improvements are needed. ...
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Entertainment
The Eagles, Carole King, George Lucas, Rita Moreno, Seiji Ozawa, and Cicely Tyson will be honored at the 38th Kennedy Center Honors. ...
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