USA, Iowa: Anti-Gay Activists Spent $466K Trying to Oust Marriage Equality Judge

Written by scott on October 26th, 2013

IowaIt’s amazing the lengths these right-wing groups will go to in order to get their way.

LGBTQ nation reports:

Activist organizations spent $833,000 in Iowa last year trying to influence voters to decide whether to keep an Iowa Supreme Court judge who supported same-sex marriage, according to a new report that analyzed spending by special-interest groups and political parties. The nonpartisan Brennan Center for Justice, the National Institute on Money in State Politics and Justice at Stake released the report Thursday. In it, they concluded outside influence has turned judicial elections into a special-interest battleground and contributes to the perception that justice is for sale, The Des Moines Register reported.

And they still lost.

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