Iowa lawmaker says gay relationships threaten health of his family

04/19/2013 | KCCI-TV (Des Moines, Iowa)

Republican Iowa state Sen. Dennis Guth said on the Senate floor this week that gay relationships cause "health risks that my family incurs because of the increase of sexually transmitted infections that this lifestyle invites." The comments were later challenged by Guth's Democratic colleague, openly gay Sen. Matt McCoy, who said that being gay was not a choice, adding "you certainly can choose to be ignorant. What I heard today was ignorant."

View Full Article in:

KCCI-TV (Des Moines, Iowa)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Quality Engineer
Kaman Composites Vermont
Bennington, VT
Systems Controls Engineering - Multiple positions
United Technologies
East Hartford, CT
Online Production Manager & Web Developer
GLAAD
New York, NY
CNC PROGRAMMER (CATIA)
ASHLEY MACHINE AND TOOL
WEST WYOMING, PA
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
ASHLEY MACHINE AND TOOL
WEST WYOMING, PA