Thursday Apr 17
Rep. McCarter Holds Marriage Equality Rally in MontCo
This afternoon straight allies and MontCo lawmakers State Rep. Steve McCarter and Register of Wills D. Bruce Hanes met at the court house in Montgomery County for a good old-fashioned marriage rally.
MCC to host LGBTQ conference, drag show
McHenry County College's Student Pride Club will host two events this week -- Mr. and Mrs. Drag Show and LGBTQ Conference.
"Conversion Therapy" Ban Proposed
A bill banning so-called conversion therapy aimed at changing the sexual orientation of gay young people is advancing in the Illinois Legislature.
The Capitol Fax Blog
"Conversion therapy" bill advances
Equality Illinois is calling on the Illinois House of Representatives to protect minors by passing the Conversion Therapy Prohibition Act this spring after the House Human Services Committee approved it today by a 9 to 6 vote.
Over 5,000 Ask Illinois Attorney General to Investigate Permit at Peabody Rocky Branch Strip Mine
Over 5,000 people signed a CREDO mobile petition in just a few days asking Attorney General Lisa Madigan to halt logging and review the permit for a Peabody Strip Mine near Equality, Illinois.