Reports & Research

The Bush-Cheney administration on 12 key issues of concern to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people

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August 19, 2004

President George W. Bush has consistently aligned himself with right-wing causes and policies, and his anti-LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) policy record is clear:

George W. Bush opposes:

  • Marriage equality for same-sex couples; instead, he supports the proposed Federal Marriage Amendment;
  • Adoption of children by gay and lesbian families;
  • Nondiscrimination laws and hate crimes legislation that include gender identity and sexual orientation.