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Beyond the Carolinas: White House objects to NDAA ‘conscience’ language

Beyond the Carolinas

The White House on June 11 threatened to veto a defense spending bill that includes so-called “conscience protections” that critics say would allow service members to promote anti-gay beliefs without fear of discipline.

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Errata

Scholarship winners and Pride Winston-Salem stories in the June 7 issue had errors. This post corrects that. We regret the errors.

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Anti-gay advocates target Charlotte Council leaders

2012 Amendment One backers opposed to potential LGBT-inclusive policy changes

A statewide anti-LGBT advocacy group is jumping into the conversation on potential LGBT-inclusive changes in a city ordinance regulating business contracts.

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Mayfield: City wants to diversify minority business outreach

LGBT businesses not currently included but outreach important, says leader

Councilmember LaWana Mayfield, the city’s first and only openly LGBT elected official, spoke to nearly 40 LGBT community members on Tuesday about the city’s new minority, women and small business enterprise program.