N.C. Gov. McCrory Continues to Misrepresent HB 2 with ‘Meet the Press’ Appearance

Plain and simple …. this law is wrong! It’s discriminatory … against the LGBT community! Be it in NC or any other state that has already gone that way or is thinking about doing so!


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North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory continues to misrepresent the animus behind the state’s discriminatory anti-transgender law, HB 2, with an appearance on ‘Meet the Press’ this morning. In the interview, McCrory attempted to create cover for himself from the increasing economic fallout directly tied to HB 2 by falsely claiming that other states have similar laws, citing varying inaccurate numbers throughout his interview. The governor also grasped to portray the business opposition to the law as at odds with the values of most North Carolinians – even though 64 percent of residents in the state actually support comprehensive nondiscrimination protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

The governor at one point referred to the backlash over HB 2 as “a very complex subject and a very personal subject.”

“There’s nothing complex about discrimination – either you take a stand against it or you enable it,”…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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