Stacey Campfield's file:
Campfield

Republican from Tennessee

Stacey Campfield represents District 7 -- part of Knox County -- in Tennessee's state Senate.

Recent statements involving Stacey Campfield

Says that "you can’t destroy the guns purchased in a (gun) buyback program as the city (of Memphis) wants to do."

AIDS was transmitted to humans because "one guy" had sex with "a monkey" and then started "having sex with men."

Says a drug test can be performed for "just $4 or $5."

Recent stories featuring Stacey Campfield

Examining 'Don't Say Gay' bill sponsor's claims about AIDS, gay men, risks of sexual activity:

State Sen. Stacey Campfield, R-Knoxville, caused quite a stir with controversial assertions about origin of AIDS, risks of gay sex vs. straight sex and much more.

We put one claim on the Truth-O-Meter on Friday, but wanted to share what our research turned up on some of the others, as well.

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