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The center of the swearing-in ceremony could have been the fact that his election reduced the Republican advantage to 51 to 49, or that the other person being sworn in was Tina Smith, Al Franken's replacement in Minnesota. Instead, the U. Pence famously signed a religious freedom law that worsened discrimination against the LGBT community when he was Indiana governor. Since then, he said gay couples signaled " societal collapse ," opposed the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell, and rejected the Obama administration directive on transgender bathrooms, among other anti-LGBT laws.
Doug Jones' gay son sentences Mike Pence to life in side-eye prison
People Love This Photo Of Doug Jones' Gay Son Looking On As Mike Pence Swears His Dad In
By Ariel Zilber For Dailymail. American political tradition holds that the vice president, whose constitutional powers make him the president of the Senate, conducts the swearing-in ceremony for each new senator elected to the chamber. In the viral photo taken Wednesday in the Senate, Jones is seen raising his right hand and placing his left hand on a bible held by his wife, Louise Jones. The internet is going wild over this photo showing the openly gay son second from left of newly sworn-in Senator Doug Jones far left staring icily at arch-conservative Vice President Mike Pence far right. Doug Jones' wife, Louise, is seen next to Pence. Standing in between Jones and his wife is Carson Jones, their year-old son who works as a zookeeper and lives in Colorado.
Doug Jones' gay son coldly stares at Mike Pence
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Alongside the newly minted senator was his son, Carson Jones, who is gay. Yes, it's possible we lowly internet people are just projecting our own incredibly spiteful feelings onto Jones. This photo could have just captured him at an awkward moment. It's entirely likely that Jones was looking to the side for non-political reasons, and Mike Pence just happened to look like the dissociated potato he always does. Nah, that's too boring an explanation.