Statements about Gays and Lesbians
A company hired to do Common Core testing in Florida will "attract every one of your children to become as homosexual as they possibly can."
For educational testing, Florida "has chosen a company that has a significant history of promoting identification of the GLBT lifestyle for children as young as seven years old."
On adoption by gay couples
"I always supported civil unions."
"We're already seeing bakers and florists and photographers forced to participate in same-sex marriages under the threat of law and in some cases even jail."
"The financial penalties imposed" on gay couples "can cost us more than $300,000 compared with married heterosexual couples over a lifetime."
"In other jurisdictions where (a domestic partnership registry) has been enacted, we have seen that fewer people enter into marriage."
Says the Obama administration "will no longer enforce the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)."
A 2005 gay pride vote "had nothing to do with discrimination."
Pam Bondi "refuses to take a position on the gay-adoption ban."
"Rick Scott's company is partners with Playboy in a social networking website that has community pages specifically geared towards gay dating."
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