GOP Lawmaker Believes 'Girl Scouts Promote Homsexuality, Abortion'
1 year ago
Lawmaker says he is sticking by his statement.
Another day, another Republican lawmaker makes a crazy statement.
This time it comes from Indiana lawmaker Bob Morris who says the Girl Scouts are dangerous.
The Republican state representative is being roundly ridiculed for his position, even within his own party for saying that homosexuality and abortion are promoted by the organization. But Morris isn't backing down.
"My family and I took a view and we're sticking by it," Morris told the Associated Press this week, adding that his daughters are now members of a group for conservative Christian girls. "My girls are no longer Girl Scouts. They're now going to join American Heritage Girls."
Morris said he made his discoveries after talking to some knowledgeable constituents and conducting "a small amount of Web-based research." He said the discussion and research led to his conclusions that the Girl Scouts encourage sexual activity, are a front for Planned Parenthood, and that scouts are encouraged to look up to role models who endorse feminist, lesbian and Communist agendas.
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