The Democratic senator said reform is needed despite report of declining numbers.
The agency changed the definition of spouse to include same-sex couples.
Florida its waiting for the U.S. Supreme Court to rule on lethal injection.
Legislation was introduced Thursday in the House and Senate.
The bill gives judges more discretion in sentencing non-violent drug offenders.
The court is reviewing Oklahoma's lethal-injection procedure.
The high court is set to weigh in on the state's lethal injection protocols.
Obama also called gay marriage a civil right.
The case is likely to yield a landmark ruling on an issue that has divided the country.
The action ensures federal employees get six weeks of paid parental leave.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found on average six people die of alcohol poisoning...
CFPB will look at how prepaid card users are saving money.
Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.) will be a vice-chair of the LGBT Equality Caucus.
Randy Berry will promote LGBT rights worldwide.
The federal prison population has increased by more than 500 percent since the 1980s.
The bill would require the FDA to clearly label genetically modified foods.
The bill would give workers the chance to earn up to seven sick days a year.
The Safe Food Act of 2015 would create a new federal agency.
National Partnership for Women and Families said paid parental leave is the 'right thing to do.'
“It’s the right thing to do," he told members of Congress.
The commonwealth allegedly gave welfare benefits to illegal immigrants.
Supreme Court request came before a district court of appeals rendered its decision.
The Ivy League's law schoool inadequately responded to sexual harassment complaints.
There are four convergent trends that favor Romney.