But Says He Doesn’t Want to “Prejudge”
Apparently Virginia Republican Randy Forbes, a senior member of the House Republican leadership has a problem with gay Republican candidates.
|Carl DeMaio and Richard Tisei are two promising 2014 candidates. | Reuters, AP Photo|
Forbes has waged a lengthy crusade to convince his colleagues and the National Republican Congressional Committee brass they shouldn’t back some gay candidates. His efforts on Capitol Hill were described to POLITICO by more than a half-dozen sources with direct knowledge of the talks.