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New York County Legislator Predicts HIV Epidemic If Marriage Equality Passes

By Zack Ford  

"New York County Legislator Predicts HIV Epidemic If Marriage Equality Passes"

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As the New York Senate prepares to vote on marriage equality, Sam Trombley (R), a member of the Clinton County Legislature, argued that homosexuality is a public health risk: “I’m surprised the health department has not come out against this because we are going to have an HIV epidemic if this passes.” He added, “You don’t see two male dogs sleeping in the same dog house together.”

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