by Zack Ford Posted on January 13, 2015 Updated: January 13, 2015
Petition signatures challenging Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance may have been not only technically invalid, but outright fraudulent.
by Zack Ford Posted on November 6, 2014
Courts disagree about whether Houston can continue offering insurance benefits to the same-sex spouses of city employees.
by Zack Ford Posted on November 3, 2014 Updated: November 4, 2014
At "I Stand Sunday," anti-LGBT groups claimed that they were the victims of discrimination in a war against their "religious liberty."
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 29, 2014
In their corporation lifetimes, Lyondellbasell, Kinder Morgan, Solvay, and Valero have contributed a combined $5.4 million to influence Texas elections.
by Zack Ford Posted on October 29, 2014
Houston has withdrawn a set of controversial subpoenas that had been issued to area pastors involved in the effort to challenge the city's LGBT nondiscrimination protections.
by Zack Ford Posted on October 16, 2014 Updated: October 17, 2014
Despite all the bluster, subpoenaing pastors for their sermons does not necessarily infringe on their religious beliefs.
by Zack Ford Posted on August 11, 2014
Opponents of Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) claim they had enough signatures to challenge it at the ballot — if the rules are ignored.
by Zack Ford Posted on August 4, 2014
Opponents of Houston's LGBT-inclusive Equal Rights Ordinance have failed to collect sufficient signatures to challenge the law at the ballot.
by Zack Ford Posted on July 7, 2014
Opponents of Houston's new nondiscrimination protections are relying on myths that demonize transgender people.
by Zack Ford Posted on May 28, 2014 Updated: May 28, 2014
After a long day of testimony, the Houston City Council approved LGBT-inclusive nondiscrimination protections