GOProud: Gays Need Guns, Not Hate Crimes Legislation

GOProud’s Jimmy LaSalvia appeared on MSNBC this afternoon and argued that the LGBT community needs to “focus our efforts on preventing hate crimes” by advocating for stronger Second Amendment rights. LaSalvia was recently gay bashed while riding his bike in Washington, D.C.

The gay Republican group recently made headlines for requesting a meeting with Michele Bachmann and hinting that it could endorse the Minnesota Republican, despite her anti-gay positions. LaSalvia said that “at this point we are having a dialogue with them and when there is something to report, I’ll let you know.” Watch it: