What Has Sen.-Elect Doug Jones Said About LGBT Rights?

DECEMBER 15 2017 BY TRUDY RING THE ADVOCATE Democrat Doug Jones, who will be Alabama’s next U.S. senator, beat one of the nation’s worst homophobes, former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, in a special election Tuesday. Jones is obviously preferable to Moore — just about anyone would be. Jones didn’t emphasize LGBT issues on the campaign trail, leading to questions about just how much he’s on our side. The answer, though, is there’s no reason to worry. Jones [...]