Hillsborough's sad record on gay rights

Unlike many Florida counties, it's stuck in the past when it comes to LGBT equality.

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Beckner says his sexual orientation during both his campaign and time in office has always been a "non-issue," as people just want their elected officials to "look after the interests of everybody in the county."

Unfortunately, his fellow elected officials seem to have a much narrower version of "everybody" than he does.

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