President to do so. Retrieved August 3, Department of the Interior. Retrieved June 22, Everybody should be protected by the law.
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Guestbecame the second openly gay man U. Inhis administration reversed Bush administration policy and signed the U. Retrieved July 5, In other projects Wikimedia Commons. In a Republican presidential debate, George W. Inunder the guidance of Jimmy Carter, a policy was removed which barred employment of gays from employment in the foreign service and Internal Revenue Service ended its policy that forced LGBT education and charity groups to publicly state that homosexuality is a "sickness, disturbance, or diseased pathology.
Health and Human Services. According to Koop, the prevailing view of the Reagan Administration was that "transmission of AIDS was understood to be primarily in the homosexual population and in those who abused intravenous drugs" and therefore that people dying from AIDS were "only getting what they justly deserve. Archived from the original on July 23, Department of the Interior. In the presidential election, he expressed his opposition to state constitutional bans on same-sex marriage in Californiaand Florida on the November ballot,    but stated in a interview that he personally believes that marriage is "between a man and a woman" and that he is "not in favor of gay marriage. HaldemanNixon went on to discuss negative perception of homosexuality.