Gay Log Cabin Republicans denied a spot at Texas GOP convention

Delegates clap after the National Anthem at the Republican Party of Texas state convention in Dallas in 2016. The state party’s executive committee once again is refusing to allow the Log Cabin Republicans, who promote a message of LGBT includsion, a booth at the convention this year. Photo: Photo: Rodger Mallison /TNS

By Taylor Goldenstein

The Log Cabin Republicans, a conservative LGBT group, will not have a booth at the Texas GOP Convention yet again.

The State Republican Executive Committee on Saturday tabled a motion that would have allowed a vote on whether to allow the group the booth. The group has applied for a spot at the event for at least 20 years without success, said Houston chapter president Marco Roberts. Motions to allow a roll call vote […]


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