Republican Jeebus approves of Bobby Jindal.
But any of us who are sane and decent sure as fuck don’t. Check outthis story at WWL.
An anti-discrimination order put in place by former Governor Kathleen Blanco won’t be renewed by Governor Bobby Jindal.
The order prohibited various sorts of harassment and discrimination at
all state offices, including discrimination by race, sexual orientation
and political affiliation. It expires Friday.
Jindal says discrimination is prohibited under state and federal laws
and he doesn’t want to create additional special categories by
executive order. He also said Wednesday that he worried it could cause
problems with faith-based organizations’ ability to contract with the
The order by Blanco stirred up complaints at the time it was issued.
Conservative groups derided the executive order while gay rights groups
Yeah. What a fuckin’ douche.
So, to review: Governor Bobby Jindal won’t renew an anti-discrimination order because it might keep the state from funneling taxpayer dollars to religious organizations that discriminate left and right. That, and he had another half-ass, contradictory excuse about how it’s already illegal to discriminate, so an executive order isn’t necessary.
I’m sorry. I think my head just exploded.
I’m sure quite a few of the people who listen to WWL-AM are perfectly happy with this development, though. I think they still carry ten-pounds-of-shit-in-a-five-pound-sack Limbaugh. Is that right, NOLA peeps?