Breaking Through tells the story of LGBT people and public service
Breaking Through is a documentary that explores the lives and careers of LGBT policymakers like Senator Tammy Baldwin and former Congressman Barney Frank, as well as county commissioners and local judges.
The GLAAD Wrap: Ed Koch Doc Opening, Ke$ha Gets Private, and Quinto Gets a Dog
Democrats unanimously decide to include marriage equality in plank draft
After months of pushing from the LGBT community and declarations of support from prominent Democratic office-holders, the DNC’s platform draft committee has approved language adding marriage equality to the party platform.
Rep. Barney Frank marries longtime partner, makes history again
Rep. Barney Frank on Saturday married his longtime partner Jim Ready, and became the first U.S. congressman to marry somebody of the same-sex. About 300 people, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Sen. John Kerry, attended the ceremony in Newton, Mass.
Media Reacts to Barney Frank’s Retirement
Rep. Frank told the New York Times “It’s been a privilege to fight for the quality of people’s lives, but I’m ready to put a little more quality into my own life.”