Openly Gay Candidate Scott Galvin's Signs Defaced With Homophobic Slur
Scott Galvin has served for years on the North Miami City Council and came out publicly in 2004 with little consequences and was re-elected. Now he has set his sights on a congressional seat and is running in the district Kendrick Meek is vacating. He's the only openly gay and white candidate seeking the Democratic nomination, but now he's had campaign yard signs defaced with the word fag.
"I'm a little dumbfounded," Galvin tells Naked Politics . "They didn't paint any other signs in the neighborhood -- that we found."
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