Earlier this year, he tried to deflect from his discrimination against LGBT people by saying that adoption for same-sex couples was legal in all states but one.
Same-sex couples face overwhelming legal challenges in starting families — in fact, laws in seven states restrict same-sex couples from adopting altogether. And in the vast majority of states, adoption by LGB individuals and families is unclear and left to the discretion of judges, state agencies and adoption agencies who may discriminate. Romney also has publicly sneered at LGBT families.
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of NJ. MD Mama By Dr. Romney "touting his Washington connections and his ability to get millions of taxpayer dollars from the federal government. As Governor, Romney created a new Department of Early Education and Care , "establishing the foundation for a system of high-quality early education and care for all. Several years ago, in my home, my wife and I were posing for a picture together with him. But she thought it was important to speak to Boston Spirit. And that makes people like Mitt Romney — homophobes — decidedly un-gay.
Support for equality is mainstream, and as a result Romney is attempting to deceive the American people — but his long history of discrimination speaks for itself. The Human Rights Campaign is the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender political organization with members throughout the country. It effectively lobbies Congress, provides campaign support and educates the public to ensure that LGBT Americans can be open, honest and safe at home, at work and in the community.
In another, the Romney administration refused to list the same-sex partner of a woman who gave birth on the child's birth certificate, because the two were not married. From the Globe.
Romney also warned about the societal impact of gay parents raising children. Romney expressed similar beliefs during a speech in to socially conservative voters in South Carolina, as he was beginning to be viewed as a serious candidate for president. It's not right in fact. Every child has a right to a mother and father.
Yes, every child has the right to two parents so deep in the closet that they're practically in Narnia. Mitt Romney cares so much about The Children that he made it his own personal, petty crusade to fuck with their birth certificates. So that they always know that the house where they grew up is weird and wrong and bad.
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American children deserve to be shamed, because Mitt Romney loves them so very much. Meanwhile, President Obama who clearly hates The Children has been endorsing marriage equality measures throughout the country. But I don't want to be too harsh on Romney here.
What he did in Massachusetts boils down to a minor paperwork headache. At least he didn't hold the kids down and force them to get less fruity haircuts.