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Kris Kobach

31st Secretary of State of Kansas
Trump Immigration Adviser 

—While standing opposed to marriage equality, cited polygamy and drug use as comparable “situations” that society condemns.

Claimed same-sex parents are “not good for kids”: “Now we have a situation where gay couples are adopting on the same terms and must be allowed to adopt on the same legal terms as heterosexual couples and, you know, that’s certainly not good for the kids.”

Reportedly accused the Human Rights Campaign of promoting pedophilia.

Expressed view that a Hispanic majority could lead to an “ethnic cleansing” in America.

Promoted conspiracies about President Obama’s birth certificate.


The GLAAD Accountability Project catalogs anti-LGBTQ rhetoric and discriminatory actions of politicians, commentators, organization heads, religious leaders, and legal figures, who have used their platforms, influence and power to spread misinformation and harm LGBTQ people.