Barney Frank: "White People From America" Are "Stirring Up" Anti-Gay Laws In Uganda
The former Massachusetts Congressman said in a radio interview Monday that anti-gay Americans have been "repudiated" in this country. Frank said they are now taking their anti-gay messages to countries like Uganda, which recently passed a law making homosexuality a crime punishable by life in prison in some instances.
Barney Frank Marries His Long Time Partner James Ready
The first openly gay Congressman is now the first congressman in a same-sex marriage. In their July 7 wedding in Boston, the grooms wore tuxedos and participated in a short, personal ceremony. Attendees included Sen. John Kerry, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren, and the ceremony was officiated by Massachusetts Gov. Deval L. Patrick.