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Rep. Ted Lieu recites ‘what Jesus said about homosexuality’ in viral House Floor speech

  • Rep. Ted Lieu (D, CA-33) made headlines on Wednesday for standing in silence after claiming he would share what Jesus had to say about homosexuality.
  • In a short speech on the House Floor, Lieu criticized the GOP for bills that Democrats have condemned as targeting LGBTQ+ individuals.
  • Lieu then stated, “I just thought I would now recite for you what Jesus Christ said about homosexuality.”
  • The congressman proceeded to stand in silence for over 20 seconds, appearing to send a strong message that Jesus had nothing to say on the matter.
  • After a stretch of time, he concluded, “I yield back,” before leaving the stage.
  • As of June 8, Lieu has been named the Democratic nominee for California’s 36th District.

Rep. Ted Lieu (D, CA-33) made headlines on Wednesday for standing in silence after announcing he would share what Jesus had to say about homosexuality.

In a short speech on the House Floor, Lieu criticized the GOP for bills that Democrats have condemned as targeting LGBTQ plus individuals.