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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. 

‘One nation under God’: Ex-Trump adviser’s call for ‘one religion’ in the US draws condemnation

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Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) and other Democrat officials have criticized Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn for his speech over the weekend when he called for “one religion” in the United States.

What happened: Flynn made the speech at a ReAwaken America tour stop in Texas on Saturday. The tour is presented by American Faith, a Christian “nonprofit news media network.”

Badass Ted Lieu Nearly Escorted Off House Floor for Playing Audio of Crying Immigrant Kids

Representative Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) clashed with Rep. Karen Handel (R-Ga. ) on Friday during a congressional session after he played the audio recording of crying children who had been separated from their parents and kept in a U.S. federal detention facility.

The heartbreaking audio, previously released by ProPublica, allegedly captured the reactions of children as they were being separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Ted Lieu is Trying to Save Us From a Nuclear War Started By Donald Trump

Ted Lieu, Democratic member of the House of the Representatives representing California’s 33rd Congressional District, is urging people to support the new bill that prevents the United States President, Donald Trump, from launching a first strike nuclear strike without congress’ approval.

In the latest video posted on Now This Politics, Lieu explains the problem the country has with nuclear strike process, citing it only depends on just one person. “To launch nuclear weapons in the U.S., you need the approval of the National Command Authority. That sounds really impressive until you look at it. It consists of two people: the president and his political appointee, the secretary of defense,” the congressman said.