Yglesias Award Nominee

Mar 15 2012 @ 12:27pm

"I heard a lot of rhetoric about gay and lesbian Americans that didn’t fit with what I know to be true and what many Republicans believe. As an evangelical Christian Republican, I know many people who hold conservative values like equality and freedom, but those voices were lost this year. However, I believe in my heart that things are changing. If it weren’t for the loud voices of a few in our party, I do believe more Republicans would stand up in support of marriage equality," – Kathy Potts, former GOP committee chair for Rick Perry's presidential campaign in Iowa.