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NEWS: Moreno Asks Chick-fil-A To Clarify Stance on Gay Rights

By September 24, 2012

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Last week fast food giant Chick-fil-A seemed to make a complete turnaround by issuing a statement addressed to Chicago alderman Joe Moreno stating that the chain would cease donating money to anti-gay organizations. Gay men and women immediately called foul and it seems our suspicions are warranted.

Joe Moreno is curious as well. He's now asking Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy to clarify the company's position. Moreno says company executives promised to reverse their anti-gay policies in order to obtain a building permit in Chicago, but since Cathy has made contradictory statements to the media.

"There continues to be erroneous implications in the media that Chick-fil-A changed our practices and priorities in order to obtain permission for a new restaurant in Chicago," Cathy said in a statement to Mike Huckabee. "That is incorrect."

So which is it? Will Chick-fil-A continue to support anti gay rights organizations or are CFA execs trying to distance themselves from their CEO? Moreno isn't the only one that wants clarity.
September 25, 2012 at 12:52 pm
(1) oldfoxbob says:

Once a bigot always a bigot…As I posted in the past here, they have not, and will not change at all….The owner/CEO is a die hard member of the 700 club elite, focus on the Family and other Bible thumping bigoted want to rule your life groups. It is a shame that people will believe the lies these people spread and just how low they will stoop to control you and your life. Boycott Chick-Fil-A until death do I part this world.

October 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm
(2) Ken Howard, LCSW says:

If Chick-Fil-A cannot GUARANTEE Moreno that their policy of funding anti-gay groups has ceased, then Moreno is correct in denying ANY permits to build new Hate Profit Centers (aka Chick-Fil-A restaurants) in Chicago, since they violate the city’s anti-discrimination ordinances.

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