Republican, Alabama Governor Robert Bentley ran on Christian “family values;” promised to protect the sanctity of traditional marriage; and went so far as to file a Supreme Court brief saying same-sex marriage shouldn’t even be thought of as marriage.
He resigned yesterday, before impeachment for misuse of Alabama state funds and abuse of power to cover up his torrid extramarital affair.
hy·poc·ri·sy noun the practice of claiming to have moral standards or beliefs to which one’s own behavior does not conform; pretense.
Yet Republican state legislatures across the country are hell bent for fire to enact laws against the “immoral” LGBT Community and to protect the good “Christians” from its “ungodly” agenda and attacks. According to an article on the GailyGrind.com
“If you needed one more reason to leave the party of Abraham Lincoln, just look to the more than 130 anti-LGBTQ bills introduced by the GOP in 30 U.S. states.
The Human Rights Campaign has been keeping track of the mind-boggling numbers of bills targeting the LGBTQ community, which include a number of anti-trans measures in states like Arkansas, Arizona, Kentucky, Montana, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming. HRC reports that equality advocates have successfully stopped anti-trans measures from passing in those states.”
Read the full article via the GailyGrind.com here