Here's what the new speaker spoke with the embattled queer lawmaker about.
November 27 2023 6:45 PM
Johnson, now speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, made the comment on a Louisiana radio station in 2016.
Johnson made the remark to a Christian right activist just three weeks before becoming speaker of the House.
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