Statements about Gays and Lesbians
"The city of Atlanta has one of the highest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender populations per capita, ranking third among major American cities."
Says legislation supported by gay rights activists would strip "mother" and "father" from future Texas birth certificates.
Says Tammy Baldwin introduced a bill that would require doctors and other health care workers to ask patients, "including young children, whether they are gay, lesbian, bisexual, or if they know their gender identity."
"Barack Hussein Obama will … force doctors to assist homosexuals in buying surrogate babies."
Says, "Less than half of all states have legal protections on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, despite the fact that LGBT Americans report employment discrimination and unemployment at much higher rates than the U.S. average."
Homosexual behavior "cuts your life by about 20 years."
On support for gay marriage.
Says Mitt Romney would deny gay people the right to adopt children.
On support for gay marriage.
Says the Obama administration "will no longer enforce the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)."
Says he and President Barack Obama have the same position on gay marriage.
AIDS was transmitted to humans because "one guy" had sex with "a monkey" and then started "having sex with men."
"When [Mitt Romney] was the governor of Massachusetts, he performed 100 — and I’m not sure this number is right, but my mind says it’s about 180 gay marriages."
"In 1958, there were 16 states in this country that prohibited -- prohibited -- an African-American and a Caucasian from being married."
"Opinion polls show that the majority of Americans, and the majority of New Jerseyans, favor marriage equality for same sex couples."
Congressional Republicans have introduced dozens of bills on social issues and other topics, but "zero on job creation."
Says Rick Perry flip-flopped on gay marriage by first saying it was a state’s rights issue and then saying he was in favor of a federal constitutional amendment banning gay marriage.
"Josh Mandel used to be pro-choice, now he’s anti-choice. He used to be sympathetic towards gay and lesbians and now he’s [not]."
"Polls now show a majority of Catholics favor marriage equality."
Says scientists are "in dispute" over whether being gay is a choice.
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