Biden campaign attacks Speaker Johnson over views on 'same-sex relations,' ignores president's past comments

Posted on AllSides October 30th, 2023
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The Biden campaign took aim at newly elected House Speaker Mike Johnson this past week over his views on "same-sex relations" but ignored past comments from President Biden on the same subject during his time in public office.

"Mike Johnson called for criminalizing gay sex," the Biden-Harris presidential campaign wrote Wednesday in a post to X, formerly known as Twitter. "Johnson called same-sex relations ‘inherently unnatural’ and said it could destroy ‘the entire democratic system.’ He railed against courts for ‘closing bedroom doors’ and upholding the right to privacy."

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