● 3:56 PM December 14, 2009
Calls Gay Marriage “Destructive”
South Carolina Republican Senator Jim DeMint, in an interview with Bloomberg’s Al Hunt, called homosexuality “immoral,” and said he would be “bothered” by a gay president. He also said, “Marriage is a religious institution. The federal government has no business redefining what it is. [...] Governments should not be in the business [...]
● 10:58 AM December 17, 2012
Tea Party Congressman Tim Scott has been chosen by South Carolina Republican Governor Nikki Haley to replace Senator Jim DeMint, who resigned earlier this month.