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Isn’t Virginia’s Gov. Bob McDonnell’s Promise to Prohibit Discrimination Good Enough?

Refusing demands from Virginia’s Democratic lawmakers to add sexual orientation to the rules governing discrimination against state employees, Gov. Bob McDonnell says his recent non-binding directive is good enough to keep The Gays safe on the job.

Of course, that also means taking him at his word that the Constitution doesn’t protect homosexuals, and taking him at his word that gay employees cannot be protected, so there’s that.