The Legislature adjourned without deciding whether disciplinary actions were warranted by the senator’s ‘vulgar’ conversation with student lobbyists.
A columnist disputes a state senator’s claims that people choose sexual orientation and condemns idea that orientation includes pedophilia and bestiality.
A civic leader’s disparagement and mistaken characterization of sexual orientation harms youth and the state’s future prospects experts say.
Students lobbying for protections for LGBTQ people were confounded when a senator turned the conversation to pedophilia, beastiality and other sexual acts.
In a move destined for disdain by future generations, the Legislative Management Council bowed to the religious right and eliminated all classes protected from discrimination in its rules of conduct