E. W. JACKSON
Republican lieutenant governor candidate E.W. Jackson, from left, talked Sen. Richard H. Stuart, R-Stafford, and Pat Mullins, chairman of the Republican Party of Virginia.
Jackson stands by incendiary comments
Rev. E. W. Jackson, GOP candidate for Lt. Governor, during a break in a State Senate Republican caucus fundraiser at the Richmond Marriott in Richmond, VA Thursday, May 23, 2013.
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E.W. Jackson, GOP’s lieutenant governor nominee
Posted: Friday, May 24, 2013 12:00 am
E.W. Jackson, the Republican nominee for lieutenant governor, is not backing down from his comments on gays and the Ku Klux Klan that have drawn fire from the GOP and Democrats.
“I do not retract anything that I said,” Jackson said in a brief interview before a fundraising lunch hosted by Virginia Senate Republicans in Richmond on Thursday. The event at the Richmond Marriott was closed to the public.
Friday, May 24, 2013 12:00 am.