Texas Gov. Rick Perry stood by his recent comments comparing homosexuality to alcoholism.
Appearing on CNN's "Crossfire" on Wednesday, Perry was asked by co-host Stephanie Cutter whether he believes homosexuality is a disease.
"I think my position has been fairly clear on that for a substantial period of time," Perry said, pivoting quickly to the economy as a more pressing issue facing the United States. Full story
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Crossfire hosts Van Jones & S.E. Cupp debate the controversial Arizona 'religious freedom' bill with Neera Tanden and Peter Sprigg.
What's more important, protecting religious freedom or avoiding discrimination? The pressure is growing as Governor Jan Brewer has yet to make her decision whether to sign or veto the Arizona "religious freedom" bill.
At 6:30pm ET on Crossfire: Neera Tanden, who is against the bill, and Peter Sprigg, who supports it, join Van Jones and S.E. Cupp to debate.
We want you to weigh in: Should businesses be allowed to refuse service based on religious beliefs?
Does freedom of religion mean freedom to discriminate gays? That's what could happen with Arizona's controversial SB1062 bill. So Governor Brewer has a tough decision...to veto or not to veto?
At 6:30pm ET on Crossfire, former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli and CNN Commentator LZ Granderson debate the bill with Van Jones and Newt Gingrich.
We want you to weigh in: If you were the Governor of Arizona, would you sign or veto the bill?
Is this man simply expressing his beliefs or spewing bigotry?
Either way, Phil Robertson, the patriarch in A&E's "Duck Dynasty," won't be duck calling on air anytime soon. The network suspended him after he made controversial remarks about gays and blacks in a magazine interview. FULL STORY.
CNN contributor LZ Granderson and CEO of Concerned Women for America Penny Young Nance are in the #Crossfire, joining hosts Newt Gingrich and Van Jones at 6:30pm ET.
We want you to weigh in: Was it right for A&E to suspend ‘Duck Dynasty’ star over his comments?
"Piers Morgan Live" welcomed the four co-hosts of CNN's new version of "Crossfire," which relaunches in the fall.