WATCH LIVE: Anti-LGBTQ Extremist Jeff Mateer Must Not Be Confirmed
Today, HRC and other civil rights organizations and advocates are rallying against Jeff Mateer at the U.S. Capitol. Mateer, nominated for a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, has referred to transgender children as part of â??Satan's plan,â?%9D supports the dangerous and debunked practice of so-called â??conversion therapy,â?%9D and has claimed that marriage equality will lead to bestiality.