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Ken Cuccinelli Hates Gays So Much He Sought to Further Oppress Them on Last Day in Office

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli hates gays so much that he was thinking about how to further oppress them on his last day in office, Think Progress reports:

Ken_cuccinelliCuccinelli’s non-binding opinion, which is dated January 10, 2014, concludes that “a Governor may not direct or require any agency of state government to allow same-sex couples to receive joint marital status for Virginia income tax returns.” Cuccinelli’s successor, Democrat Mark Herring, was sworn in January 11.

TP adds:

The question of whether married same-sex couples may file joint Virginia tax forms hinges upon a potential conflict in state law. Although the state constitution includes an expansive ban on same-sex marriages or similar arrangements, gay rights advocates note that forbidding same-sex couples from filing jointly “is in conflict with the state law that requires conformity with federal rules” — married couples of all kinds file joint tax returns under federal law.

Virginia's new governor Terry McAuliffe, on the other hand, made LGBT rights the first issue on his agenda.

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  1. Ken Cuccinelli has serious issues. His obsession with gay people isn't normal.

    Posted by: Jay | Jan 13, 2014 8:50:25 PM


  2. The poster child of the dying anti-gay movement.

    Posted by: Leo | Jan 13, 2014 9:12:23 PM


  3. It's just so petty.

    Posted by: robert | Jan 13, 2014 9:25:43 PM


  4. And they voted the bum out because they realized he's a loser.

    Posted by: woodroad34 | Jan 13, 2014 9:26:56 PM


  5. Cooch A Nelly

    Posted by: Lucca | Jan 13, 2014 9:33:15 PM


  6. good bye hater [self hater??]

    Posted by: Ted | Jan 13, 2014 11:25:26 PM


  7. Why are we still talking about a "has-been"?

    Posted by: simon | Jan 14, 2014 12:19:16 AM


  8. Santorum-Cuccinelli vs Clinton-O'Malley in 2016.

    Posted by: andrew | Jan 14, 2014 12:36:49 AM


  9. What a jerk. He has so many issues.

    Posted by: Tanor Faux | Jan 14, 2014 2:04:31 AM


  10. was there any doubt that his opinion would say this? I mean this guy is probably the biggest closet case to come out of the south since tony perkins

    Posted by: lukefromcanada | Jan 14, 2014 3:35:04 AM


  11. methinks the ass doth protest far TOO much!

    Posted by: L G. | Jan 14, 2014 4:10:37 AM


  12. he and Ricky Scrotum should hook up.

    Posted by: jimmy | Jan 14, 2014 4:37:29 AM


  13. Easy, Jimmy. The mental image of The Cooch blowing Frothy Mix is enough to put me off gay sex, altogether.

    Posted by: FFS | Jan 14, 2014 5:36:00 AM


  14. So obsessed with gay sex/rights. Why do I suspect that he has a strapon that someone uses on him?

    Posted by: bkmn | Jan 14, 2014 6:48:09 AM


  15. How soon till we catch Kenny Boy in a compromising position?

    Posted by: Jack M | Jan 14, 2014 7:34:38 AM


  16. The Cooch is mentally ill. Let's hope he seeks treatment now that he is unburdened with elective office.

    Posted by: DC Insider | Jan 14, 2014 8:41:08 AM


  17. That's the caliber of opinion we've come to expect from Cuccinelli -- on all fronts.

    Posted by: Hunter | Jan 14, 2014 9:33:39 AM


  18. He is apparently seriously considering a run for Mark Warner's senate seat. So, there's that.

    Posted by: Sam | Jan 14, 2014 9:37:16 AM


  19. Cooch-a-go-go the hell home!

    Posted by: jakeinlove | Jan 14, 2014 12:20:43 PM


  20. Ken... who?

    Posted by: Jim | Jan 14, 2014 12:53:03 PM


  21. He doth protest too much.

    Posted by: John | Jan 14, 2014 1:27:05 PM


  22. Look up the word "loser" in the dictionary and I'll bet you'll find a picture of Ken Cuccinelli. Hopefully his political career is over and he'll ride off into the sunset.

    Posted by: ThomT | Jan 14, 2014 2:30:46 PM


  23. Towelroad, what's with all the ads that cover up your content on the mobile site, & can't easily be moved or closed? Reading your site has become so frustrating as to not be worth the effort.

    Posted by: Ambrose | Jan 16, 2014 3:09:28 AM


  24. I can hardly wait until the day Cuccinelli is caught doing whatever he thinks is screened from view by all this smoke. Conservatives with his level of obsession over homosexuality always get caught.

    Posted by: Steve | Jan 22, 2014 5:08:46 PM


  25. "Ken Cuccinelli Hates Gays So Much He Sought to Further Oppress Them on Last Day in Office"

    Just the sort of over-the-top headline one should expect from militant progressive ideologue Andy Towle.

    Grow a brain, Andy.

    Posted by: David C | Jan 25, 2014 2:27:47 AM


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