Friday, March 6, 2015

28 Republican White Guys in Georgia State Senate Sponsor Bill to Legalize Discrimination

And they all look pretty dang happy about it.

‘Religious liberty’ measure passes Georgia Senate.  (Atlanta Journal Constitution, 3/5/2015)
The proposal has been at the center of one of the fiercest debates at the Capitol this year, with supporters casting it as a new line of defense to protect people of any religion from interference. Opponents warn it’s a discriminatory end run on the First Amendment that could allow business owners to cite religious beliefs to deny people service.

The Freedom from Tolerance Caucus

(Looks like William "Bill" Jackson wins the daily double.)

a.k.a Georgia Religious Freedom Restoration Act (page 1)

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