Potential Administration Appointment
-- Bragged that he "voted on the first day of early voting to prohibit same-sex marriage" In his state of Tennessee.
-- Not only voted against repealing Don't Ask Don't Tell, but threatened that he and his GOP Senate colleagues would kill a vote on an unrelated treaty out of spite.
-- Voted against LGBT-inclusive Employment Non-Discrimination Act
-- Called the Obama administration's guidance on allowing transgender students to use facilities in accordance with their gender identity "very disappointing."
-- Voted against LGBT-inclusive hate crimes legislation, calling it "unnecessary expansion"