A corporate breakup worthy of YouTube. Think twice before attacking Pelosi. Washington Blade: I just don't understand how these people do things, like voting for DOMA while being gay. Breaking News. Cheney, who has a lesbian daughter, has said that "People ought to be free to enter into any kind of relationship they want to" and that civil marriage "is a state issue. Kolbe said he had been much more open lately after years of fending off speculation about his sexual orientation.
Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key. The campaign reached its peak last week with a full-page ad in The Washington Blade, a newspaper that reaches a nationwide gay audience, calling on ''all closeted gay and lesbian members of Congress'' to ''end your silence and defend your community. Insisting that "Peter and Paul cannot be mothers, and Mary and Jane cannot be fathers," DeLay argued in an emotional closing statement that such marriages would destroy the nation.