August 15, 2012
By Scottie Thomaston
- Florida has elected its first openly gay state legislator.
- A gay candidate in Wisconsin won the Democratic primary and will go on to the general in an attempt to hold Rep. Tammy Baldwin’s seat; she is running for Senate.
- And Baldwin will challenge Tommy Thompson, who won his primary election last night.
- Ari Ezra Waldman analyzes the decision in Hawaii’s marriage equality case, Jackson v. Abercrombie.