The Indianapolis Star noted Pence might've made that request because Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is an openly gay man.
"When we stand together ... we can make sure that discrimination and division don't stand," HRC's national spokeswoman said.
The NBA announced it will relocate the 2017 All-Star game from Charlotte due to North Carolina's HB2, which critics have called discriminatory.
LGBTQ Republicans are already a minority, but 2016 is especially weird for them as many support Donald Trump but aren't sold on the entire platform.
In the wake of the Orlando shooting, LGBTQ advocates call for changes to the FDA policy against sexually active gay men donating blood.
House Republicans voted against their own spending bill after an anti-LGBTQ-discrimination clause was attached to it.
Speaker Paul Ryan seeks greater order to the House floor after a gay rights amendment caused chaos last week.
An error in grammar caused the Republican Party of Texas to accidentally imply that most Texas residents are gay.
The White House wants to designate Christopher Park, which is across the street from Stonewall Inn, as a national monument.
A judge ruled the state's 16-year-old ban is unconstitutional.