In 2009 Pence also voted against the Hate Crimes Prevention Act.
The LGBTQ community previously accused Pence of supporting gay-conversion therapy during the 2000 IN governor election.
U.S. Winter Olympian Gus Kenworthy tweeted this photo of his broken thumb on February 15, 2018.U.S.
Since the early stages of Team USA's preparations to go to South Korea, the two athletes have taken unprovoked shots at Pence, who was picked to lead the US delegation. Instead, he did a very Christian thing, tweeting to Rippon: "I want you to know we are FOR YOU". Well, Kenworthy turned up the volume on his level of shade with a tweet calling out anti-gay Vice President Mike Pence.
Kenworthy appeared on CBS This Morning earlier this week to talk about embracing his role as an out gay role model, said that coming out on the cover of ESPN magazine was "scarier than anything else I've ever done" and repeated his vow to turn down an invitation to the White House.
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But yet again, as much as it may be "unfair" to the men, I say let her give it a go and we'll have our answer soon enough. Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein is in second place and Lara Gut of Switzerland in bronze position.
Kenworthy and with figure skater Adam Rippon have been critical of Pence since he was selected to lead the USA delegation in Pyeongchang.
"When I was a kid, I definitely think that my life would've been easier if I had someone that was in my position, that was out and gay and proud and successful in their sport", he said.
The openly gay snow sports star feels an obligation to push back against the current administration, especially when Trump is attempting to bar transgender people from serving in the military. He also won silver in slopestyle at the 2014 Sochi Games.
Kenworthy sat down with reporters at a press conference last week and was asked several questions about the conflict between Adam Rippon and Mike Pence and Kenworthy's own remarks on the topic. In which they told Pence to eat his heart out. We can now add the completely unprovoked Thursday tweet from gay Olympian Gus Kenworthy. Get used to it, ' wrote Kenworthy on Friday, including three photos of himself and Rippon.