Progressive Dems vs Conservative Dems: The Future Of Utah's Democratic Party

| March 31, 2011

Utah – We are definitely a wacky bunch here in Utah. Many of our Democrats are progressive, many are conservative, and more still are moderate and in the middle. So how can we possibly make this work with half the crowd clamoring for the party to move in one direction, while the other pushes for […]

Progressive Dems vs Conservative Dems: The Future Of Utah’s Democratic Party

| March 31, 2011

Utah – We are definitely a wacky bunch here in Utah. Many of our Democrats are progressive, many are conservative, and more still are moderate and in the middle. So how can we possibly make this work with half the crowd clamoring for the party to move in one direction, while the other pushes for […]

Washington State Passes Bill To Recognize All Out-Of-State Marriages!

| March 31, 2011

Washington – The State Senate voted yesterday to recognize all civil partnerships performed in other states. This includes marriages, civil unions, domestic partnerships etc. It was voted in by a margin of 28-19. Washington does not currently offer full marriage for gay couples, meaning that if you have a marriage currently and move to Washington, […]

Continuing Story: DMV Sits Down With Victim Of Trans-Discrimination, Pledges Improvement

| March 30, 2011

Salt Lake City, Utah – In the last chapter of this amazing (and horrible) story, it looks like we get to end on a positive note. The Salt Lake Drivers License Division sat down with the victim of last week’s Trans-Discrimination and pledged to do everything they can to improve, with the hopes that this […]

Utah Pride Center Releases Official Statement On Trans-Discrimination Incident

| March 30, 2011

Salt Lake City, Utah – The Utah Pride Center, along with their transgender advocacy program “TransAction” have released a press release concerning the incident at the Fairpark Drivers License Division where a Transgender Woman reported that she was humiliated and mocked. See below. The incident last week has stirred up strong feelings among the LGBT […]

Indiana Senate Votes In Favor Of Utah-Reminiscent Gay Marriage Ban

| March 29, 2011

Indiana – The Senate just finished voting this afternoon to create a constitutional amendment which bans not only same sex marriage, but also civil unions and anything else which could possibly be misconstrued as being “similar to marriage.” Vote passed 40-10. After several months of debate, the State Senate has finally sided with bigotry and […]

Continuing Story – State Denies Trans-Discrimination, But Victim Speaks Out

| March 29, 2011

UPDATE: Utah DMV Sits down with victim of trans-discrimination, pledges improvement. See HERE Salt Lake City, Utah – Over the weekend, PRIDEinUtah brought you the story of a Transgender woman who was mocked and ridiculed at a local DMV. Now the Drivers License Division is claiming that no such discrimination or humiliation happened, but the […]