On April 29, she said [emphasis mine]:
“The hate crimes bill that’s called the Matthew Shepard Bill is named after a very unfortunate incident that happened where a young man was killed. But we know that that young man was killed in the commitment of a robbery. It wasn’t because he was gay. The bill was named for him, the hate crimes bill was named for him, but it’s, it’s really a hoax, that that continues to be used as an excuse for passing these bills.”
Lee Waters have written a song in her name. It’s available for 99¢, and I’m going to give every penny that I earn from those downloads to The Matthew Shepard Foundation with a big note on the check: “In the name of Virginia Foxx“.
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