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Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson Calls 'Religious Freedom' Bills 'Madness'

Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson has joined the chorus of business leaders speaking out against a rash of so-called religious freedom bills

Walmart Asks Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson To Veto Anti-Gay Bill

Walmart has asked Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson to veto a bill critics say would open the door to discrimination against members of the LGBT community

KY Gov. Beshear Argues Gay Marriage Ban Is Not Biased

In a brief filed this week in a case challenging Kentucky's ban on gay marriage, Governor Steve Beshear's administration argues that the ban is not biased

Arkansas House Approves 'Religious Freedom' Bill

The Arkansas House on Tuesday gave its final approval to a bill which supporters say protects religious freedom but critics argue targets the LGBT community

Mike Pence Calls For 'Fix' To 'Religious Freedom' Bill; Remains Opposed To LGBT Protections

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Tuesday said that he would work with lawmakers to 'fix' a bill supporters say protects religious freedom but critics argue targets the LGBT community

Tokyo Ward Shibuya To Recognize Marriages Of Gay Couples

The assembly of Tokyo, Japan's Shibuya ward on Tuesday approved a plan to recognize the marriages of gay and lesbian couples

Jeb Bush Says Mike Pence 'Has Done The Right Thing' In Signing 'Religious Freedom' Bill

Former Florida governor and potential GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush said Monday that he supports Indiana's religious freedom law

'Religious Freedom' Bills In Georgia, North Carolina Stall As Indiana Backlash Grows

A backlash against passage of an Indiana bill that supporters say seeks to protect religious freedom but which critics say targets the LGBT community continues to grow