#Distraction: Family Foundation Reaction To Today’s Pro-Abortion, Homosexual Rights News Conferences

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January 13, 2014

Late this morning, two groups of liberal General Assembly legislators held Capitol Square news conferences heralding their agendas. At the first one, Democrat Senators Donald McEachin and Adam Ebbin, and Democrat Delegate Patrick Hope, promoted the so-called “Equality Agenda” (i.e., homosexual rights). At the second, the so-called Women’s Health Care Caucus (i.e., the pro-abortion caucus), led by Democrat Delegates Kaye Kory, Jennifer McClellan and Vivian Watts, and Senators Barbara Favola  and McEachin (he does get around) echoed the abortion industry’s taxpayer-funded-abortion-at-any-time-for-any-reason talking points.

Family Foundation of Virginia President Victoria Cobb issued the following statement in reply with an ad lib comment by yours truly:

Fewer Americans are working today than at any point since the Carter administration; but instead of focusing on jobs and the economy, liberals in Virginia have introduced nearly 20 bills dealing with sex and abortion. The Left’s attacks on marriage, religious liberty and parental rights won’t be distracting enough for Virginians to notice they don’t have jobs (or have lost their health insurance), but they could undermine Governor Terry McAuliffe’s claims that he wants to work across party lines and avoid divisive issues.

We’ve always heard the General Assembly has more important things to do than consider divisive “social issues,” especially when there there are so many kitchen table problems to solve. That said . . . can anyone say #distraction?

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2 Responses to “#Distraction: Family Foundation Reaction To Today’s Pro-Abortion, Homosexual Rights News Conferences”

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