Greg Abbott: Banning Gay Marriage Reduces Out-Of-Wedlock Births

Greg Abbott, you’re an idiot!

In a brief filed with the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Attorney General Greg Abbott claims that the State of Texas’ ban on same-sex marriage reduces out-of-wedlock births, and legalizing same-sex marriage would make different-sex couples less interested in marrying and having children.

Texas’s same-sex marriage laws “are rationally related to the State’s interest in reducing unplanned out-of-wedlock births,” Abbott, who is running for governor against Wendy Davis, claims in the brief, which was filed on October 10th… (taken from

I’ve read this article several times and I’m still not sure what the hell Greg Abbott is talking about. It’s just this sort of nonsensical thinking that scares the crap out of me.  Unfortunately, it’s just this sort of ridiculousness that most Texans will be voting for in the upcoming weeks (BIG sigh…). Why Texas, why?

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