September 24, 2012
Omaha City Councilman Ben Gray was not having right wing radio host Tom Becka’s “silliness” during a recent debate about the Nebraska city’s LGBT-inclusive anti-bias laws, laws Gray successfully lobbied to passage. Becka claims those laws are unnecessary because, according to either his willful ignorance or desire to be a Limbaugh-like blowhard, discrimination doesn’t exist. Despite mountains of evidence presented during hearings on the law, Becka claims, “You have no proof, there’s no evidence of people losing their jobs because of their sexuality.” Here is more of that conversation, via AKSARENT: