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Bill McCollum says gays shouldn't serve as foster parents



Republican gubernatorial contender Bill McCollum reiterated his opposition to gay foster parents Wednesday, after a Florida Baptist publication quoted his controversial views on gay parents.

Foster care laws are inconsistent with Florida ’s ban on gay adoption, he said at a news conference. “It needs to be consistent, and I personally do not favor same-sex parenting either at the adoption level or at the foster care level."


[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 10:19am]


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