This map classifies offenses according to the following categories: Minority Committee Report: In the national platformthe Democratic Party supported the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act and "equal responsibility, benefits, and protections" for same-sex couples;  President Barack Obama came out in support of same-sex marriage in He did not attempt to repeal Don't ask, don't tellnor make an effort to change it. Laws vary by jurisdictionbut most states lack protections against LGBT discrimination. Neither term is not specific to same-sex relations, but arrests of heterosexual couples under such laws are exceedingly rare.
This included a revision of the Articles of War ofthe new regulations detail statutes governing U.
The war against same-sex marriage is just getting started". Retrieved March 20, Early on, the Trump administration interrupted the government's efforts to begin counting LGBT-identified people.
On February 19,the administration took a more pro-LGBT approach by announcing a new campaign to decriminalize homosexuality worldwide, to be led by Richard Grenellthe openly gay U.