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Perry Discusses View of Homosexuality

posted on June 12, 2014

The Associated Press reports that Texas Governor Rick Perry compared homosexuality to alcoholism during an appearance in California. In response to a question about whether he viewed homosexuality as a disorder, Perry said, “I may have the genetic coding that I’m inclined to be an alcoholic, but I have the desire not to do that, and I look at the homosexual issue the same way.” Perry’s comments came on the heels of Texas’ Republican Convention approving a platform plank in support of allowing individuals to seek counseling to cure homosexuality.

Read at Associated Press