By Zack Ford on March 3, 2014
Rep. Steve King (R-IA) is worried that people will claim to be gay just to entrap anti-gay businesses that might want to discriminate based on their religious beliefs.
Arizona isn't done considering legislation that would make it easier to discriminate against same-sex couples.
By Zack Ford on February 27, 2014
Conservatives have spent the last two weeks arguing that religious liberty must allow for discrimination against LGBT people. Here's how they spun it.
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Mississippi's Senate passed a "license to discriminate" bill in Jaunary without quite realizing it, and the House is now correcting the bill to remove the problematic provisions.
By Zack Ford on February 26, 2014
Following a week of national outcry, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) has vetoed the "license to discriminate" bill that would have allowed for discrimination against LGBT people.
The national backlash against Arizona's "license to discriminate" bill is causing similar proposals in other states to stall or die almost as soon as they're introduced.
By Zack Ford on February 25, 2014
Though he insists it has nothing to do with discrimination, Arizona State Sen. Al Melvin (R) can't explain why SB 1062 is needed to defend "religious freedom."
By Zack Ford on February 24, 2014
Arizona is already facing economic consequences from the passage of the "license to discriminate" bill. The pressure now on Gov. Jan Brewer (R) to stop the hemorrhaging.
By Zack Ford on February 20, 2014
The Arizona House advanced legislation that will legalize anti-LGBT discrimination throughout the state.
Republican lawmakers in Arizona want to allow religion to be used as an excuse for any kind of discrimination.