Warren told an emotional story about her first marriage, before asking the teen for a hug
New member of Black Voices for Trump previously asked "What's wrong with being homophobic?"
A number of 2020 candidates did acknowledge anti-trans violence prior to the debate
It's the latest in a series of issues affecting Buttigieg's attempts to attract black voters to his campaign
Buttigieg also has highest favorability rating among Democratic candidates
Warren pledged to undo the ban as part of a wider, pro-LGBTQ plan for service members, veterans, and their families
Harris responded to comments that Pete Buttigieg's sexuality was a problem for older African-American voters
Buttigieg was asked how he would respond to leaders from countries where being gay is illegal
Tennessee Equality Project demands Warren Hurst be censured for anti-gay rant
Texas teacher claims he was fired for being gay.
Dave Daubenmire referred to Buttigieg as 'Mayor Buttplug' in homophobic rant
South Bend mayor said last week he "can’t even read the LGBT media anymore" because of questions about whether he's "gay enough"
Buttigieg blamed articles calling him the "wrong kind of gay," which LGBTQ journalists noted ran in non-LGBTQ media
Former Vice President Joe Biden is known for supporting marriage equality, though that wasn't always the case
The openly gay mayor is currently fifth in polling, trailing Warren, Harris, Sanders, and Biden