Thursday, 18 January, 2018

'MAKE AMERICA GAY AGAIN' - Rainbow flag hung near Mike Pence's vacation home

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Jay Anderson | 31 December, 2017, 06:21

Neighbors of a home near Aspen where Pence and his wife, Karen Sue, are staying posted the message sometime last week on a stone pillar that sits at the end of driveways to both homes.

The publication reported that the banner was put up by the daughters of the couple staying in the home neighboring Pence's vacation retreat and their girlfriends. In fact, some neighbors later came out to give the servicemen standing around in the cold some chili and corn muffins.

The Secret Service agents were not at all disturbed about the banner, Buglione said.

'He was real sheepish and thought he might be confronted by the Secret Service or deputies who'd tell him he couldn't do it, ' DiSalvo told the newspaper.

They've been really nice to us'.

He has not commented on the banner. The VP and Second Lady were greeted this week by a rainbow-hued banner hanging from pillars on the driveway of the Aspen home they rented.




Just how anti-LGBT is Mike Pence?

Pence's hardline conservative views are well-known, and in 2006 he supported a proposed amendment to the U.S. Constitution that would have defined marriage as a union between a man and a woman.

Now it seems even more of Mike Pence's neighbors are getting the same idea.

Pence arrived in Aspen on Tuesday according to the report.

While governor of Indiana, Pence signed legislation that critics said encouraged discrimination against gay people, has previously opposed repealing the US military's former "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy and once likened marriage equality to "societal collapse" - positions that have placed him at odds with the LGBTQ community. As a Representative for IN, he voted against a bill banning discrimination against homosexuals.

President Donald Trump has also joked that Pence "wants to hang" all gay people, according to The New Yorker.

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