NY: Gays Join Conservative Party to Protect Senator Grisanti

Written by scott on October 18th, 2011

New York GOP Senator Mark GrisantiMore than 250 gay, lesbian, and same-sex marriage activists have officially registered as members of the Erie County Conservative Party, which strongly opposes same-sex marriage.

The reason? Organizers say they’re trying to protect someone who helped them – State Senator Mark Grisanti (R-Buffalo).

Last June, Grisanti, who campaigned as an opponent of same-sex marriage, cast a vote crucial to legalizing it in New York State. The vote drew both applause and vilification. It also seriously jeopardized his chances at re-election.

Full Story from WGRZ

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