So says Southwest Delegate Jospeh Yost, Republican, about gay marriage. Also this ...
State Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach) earlier this month introduced a bill that sought to ban anti-LGBT employment discrimination in Virginia. State Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester) last week voted for a bill that would have banned discrimination against LGBT state employees, while state Dels. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson) and Tom Rust (R-Fairfax County) have co-sponsored Yost’s second-parent adoption measure.
I would be interested to see if anyone attempts to primary or challenge Yost (or any one else) on this issue. I'd be interested to see if this issues moves the meter lime some think it does. If I'm not mistaken, Yost's district includes Virginia Tech so maybe we shouldn't be surprised. Good for Yost for standing up and doing this in the light of day.
“I come from a younger generation,” he said. “I don’t get wrapped around the axle on these issues like some of my other colleagues. I think the more young people you see coming into politics, that’s what’s going to happen.”