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Democrat who opposed same-sex marriage beaten by gay drag queen in landslide primary victory

Published Sep 18 2020 at 4:42 PM GMT
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  • is known locally as Anita Mann and she's fabulous! https://t co/IxjiH7K3Up " PoliticalJunky (@PoliticalJunky)1600230128.0Here's Morrison off stage: Jaques was criticized by fellow Democrats for his comments by House Speaker Pete Schwartzkopf, House Majority Leader Valerie Longhurst, and House Majority Whip Larry Mitchell in a joint statement.
  • "We have spoken with Rep Jaques and expressed our disagreement with what he said," the statement read.
  • "We appreciate that he has apologized for his comments.
  • Jaques apologized saying, "It is wrong to attempt to pass judgment or impose one person's belief structure onto others.
  • My job as a state representative is to represent all constituents of the 27th District, regardless of gender, race, creed, orientation or identity, period.




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  • Published Sep 18, 2020 4:42 PM GMT