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Leading Log Cabin Republicans – an Interview with Gregory T. Angelo – Episode 290

Gregory T. Angelo is the President of the Log Cabin Republicans, the nation’s largest organization representing gay conservatives. He discusses how not all gay people subscribe to liberal groupthink, how and why the group was founded and named, and where he feels more discriminated against – amongst liberals or conservatives.

They discuss how the left gravitates toward identity politics vs. assimilation, and Angelo reveals which U.S. President has been the least friendly to the LGTB community, in terms of policies enacted while in office. Angelo shares his thoughts on radical Islam, American values and much more.

Also on the podcast, Chuck and Mark talk about the left complaining about the Senate’s tax bill – while Mark explains some of the practical reasoning behind parts of the bill about which the left chooses to remain ignorant.

About the guest:

Prior to being President of Log Cabin Republicans, Mr. Angelo served as the Chairman of Log Cabin Republicans of New York State, where he led Log Cabin Republicans as part of New Yorkers United for Marriage, a coalition that collaborated to make marriage equality legal through legislative vote for the first time in a Republican-controlled legislature.

Angelo is also the President of the Liberty Education Forum, a non-partisan think tank that advocates a message of gay acceptance among conservatives and people of faith throughout the United States. He was an Alternate Delegate for Newt Gingrich in the 2012 election cycle and has been featured in numerous media outlets, including The O’Reilly Factor, Hardball with Chris Matthews, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, CNBC, ABC News, NPR, NBC, C-SPAN, and more.

Learn more about Log Cabin Republicans here.

Follow Angelo on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat @gregorytangelo.

Follow Log Cabin Republicans on Twitter @LogCabinGOP.

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