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FL GOP Senate Candidates Extreme Anti-Gay Positions

Submitted by mallory on August 22, 2011 - 10:47am

On Saturday, the Republican candidates for US Senate met in Orlando for a debate hosted by the West Orlando Tea Party and the Florida Family Policy Council, the backers of Florida's anti-gay marriage amendment. (Can you already tell this is not going to go well for us?)

The four candidates, George LeMieux, Adam Hasner, Mike McCalister and Craig Miller agreed on a lot. All oppose embryonic stem cell research, internet gambling, abortion and the deal to raise the nation's debt ceiling. 

Hate crimes and intolerance inspire new support services for LGBT communities

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Hate crimes and intolerance inspire new support services for LGBT communities

 

The Florida Independent

By Marcos Restrepo | 07.20.11 | 4:29 pm

 

Florida LGBT advocates tell The Florida Independent that despite efforts to fill the lack of social services for their communities, problems like bullying, underreported hate crimes and homeless youth continue to rise.