New Mexico GOP Congressional hopeful Heather Wilson blasted marriage equality in a recent debate with Congressman Martin Heinrich last week. HRC has endorsed Heinrich for re-election.
When asked directly about marriage equality, Wilson came out against marriage for loving, committed same-sex couples, and justified her opposition by claiming the reason “is the potential for children.
“I mean, children don’t mature for almost two decades … they can’t fend for themselves and anybody who’s worked with children who don’t have an intact family knows that they’re much more likely to be in trouble with the law, they’re much more likely to have trouble in school, they’re much more likely to be parents before they’re adults themselves…”
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