Mitt Romney Praises Anti-Gay Activists In Commencement Speech

143824683 Mitt Romney Praises Anti Gay Activists In Commencement Speech
Mitt Romney (Photo: Getty)

In a commencement speech at Liberty University  this morning Mitt Romney praised anti-gay pastor Jerry Falwell and the founder of Chick-fil-A, a fast food chain that has donated millions to anti-gay groups. Falwell, who passed away in 2007, was the founder of Liberty University and an outspoken opponent of homosexuality.

“In his 73 years of life, Dr. Falwell left a big mark,” Mr. Romney said today. “The calling Jerry answered was not an easy one.  Today we remember him as a courageous and big-hearted minister of the Gospel who never feared an argument, and never hated an adversary.  Jerry deserves the tribute he would have treasured most, as a cheerful, confident champion for Christ.” Continue reading “Mitt Romney Praises Anti-Gay Activists In Commencement Speech”