Tag Archive for LGBT

Craig blames press for his plea

Okay, I know we have devoted a great deal of space to the matter of Senator Larry Craig and his alleged search for a sexual encounter in an airport men’s room.  Unfortunately, this story just won’t go away.  So I’m just going to have to join Senator Craig and blame “the press” for our continued coverage of…

Craig: I Will Not Blow This Job

Last Saturday, “Conservative Republican” Idaho Senator Larry Craig announced his intention to resign from the Senate in light of the revelations of his arrest and guilty plea related to charges of seeking sexual activity in an airport men’s room.  Rumors have been flying that Senator Craig may change his mind and not resign. In recognition…

Senator Craig Reconsidering his Resignation

Politico.com is reporting that Idaho Senator Larry Craig is reconsidering his resignation. Craig reversal angers GOP colleagues By: Carrie Budoff Brown and Jim VandeHei Sep 4, 2007 09:53 PM EST  Just when Republicans thought things could not get much worse for their scandal-stained party, Sen. Larry Craig leaked word Tuesday night that he is reconsidering…

Tap Dancing and Tea Rooms

It figures that Idaho Senator Larry Craig would announce his resignation on a holiday weekend.  I guess he figured that that old PR theory applies; if it’s bad news announce it late on a Friday afternoon, or on Saturday if you can. As I have said previously, I have learned more about cruising for sex…

The Love That Will Finally Speak Its Name

Newsweek My Turn: The Love That Will Finally Speak Its Name It took the death of my dear life partner for me to find the courage to come out of the closet. By Loraine Barr Sept. 3, 2007 issue – I was born at a time when to have romantic feelings for another woman was…

Idaho Statesman says Senator Craig to announce resignation

BREAKING NEWS 4:48 pm MDT BOISE — Idaho Republican Sen. Larry Craig will announce Saturday he will resign from the Senate amid a furor over his arrest and guilty plea in a police sex sting in an airport men’s room, Republican officials said today, according to The Associated Press. The Idaho Statesman independently confirmed the…