Mark Clayton is a 35 year old Tennesse Senate candidate for the Democratic party. He’s pro-life and pro-traditional marriage which has caused the party to disavow him. They say he is part of an anti-gay hate group.
The party of Cordell Hull, Estes Kefauver and Al Gore Sr. and Jr. won’t have a standard-bearer — or at least not one it can stomach — in Tennessee’s next U.S. Senate race.
Less than 24 hours after a man espousing conservative and libertarian views surprised the state’s political scene by winning the Democratic nomination, the Tennessee Democratic Party disavowed him, saying he’s part of an anti-gay hate group.