Skip to comments.Republican senator reverses his opposition to gay marriage after his 21-year-old son comes out
Posted on 03/15/2013 5:04:58 AM PDT by Pinkbell
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It’s called “GUG”: Gay Until Graduation.
What is Portman’s voting record? His conservative grade?
He may be expressing his personal conversion, but won’t do harm on the senate floor.
/not defending this guy
Just sent another email to the Republican Senator comm.
RNC and my home state party.
These scumbags deserve to hear from all of you!
You still did the right thing in voting for Portman over the Democrat in the general but you hit the nail on the head about how Portman is wrong in changing his mind about gay “marriage”. Real marriage was defined by God and there is nothing we can do to change it. All the rest is just pretending.
I guess we now know why he didn’t get the nod for Veep.
this is the result of recruiting.
Portman should resign if he finds this personal situation compromises his principles so easily.
He should have kicked his son out.
If you jump off an eighty foot cliff, the rocks aren't going care what you believe about gravity.
or he always did and this “comming out” story is cover for being caught in a political damaging way.
Portman is finished.
If Portmans son announced an inclination towards young children or animals, would Portman change his views on those morals as well to make his son happy?
His son needs professional help.
“The overriding message of love and compassion that I take from the Bible”.......
and yet always miss the part about “Go and sin no more”
This is similar to the stupid-assed statement
“a loving God wouldn’t condemn anyone to hell”.
Sounds good for someone thinking on the level of a three year old.
But logic refutes this in about 4 seconds with a half dozen refuting statements.
He should listen to gay people who finally discover they are AGAINST gay marriage.
you don’t need religion to know this is just wrong.
Portman can no longer be trusted.
i am betting this comming out is a fake. Portman knew and this capitulation is blackmail avoidance of some kind.
His son is not a part of society.
Portman should have just cut the hedonist adult off, no money, no school, no roof, no car etc. Just goodby and never call.
BINGO!! i KNEW it!!!! IDIOCY!!!!
Senator Portman is a major disappointment.
I’ve no doubt this was staged so he can get into the pockets of the pro-gay campaign contributors and prepare himself for a run at either the presidency or vice-presidency.
He is betting that the GOP-E will retain control of the GOP.
Considering that Romney accomplished 2 things other than running a campaign against Barack Obama, it is notable to review his two accomplishments:
1. He savaged conservative opponents with less money
2. He gained the right to control the convention AT WHICH he changed the delegate and other rules to maintain the power of the GOP-E for the foreseeable future.
IOW, Portman has read the tea leaves and thinks they are all coming up pink.
religion only based opposition can’t be supported before the law.
logic and reason dictates the opposition to the law.
Portman should have grown a pair and told the son he was wrong and guided him to treatment or shunning. his choice.
Portman just demonstrats he is part of the old, crusty, and moss grown DC. He should resign.
Basically it’s ONLY those with HOMOS in their families that support this crap! Satan is VERY happy.
So, would he become pro-drug use if his son had come out as a heroin addict? Pro-polygamy if his son had revealed that he wanted to marry three wives?
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