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March 8th, 2012
06:57 AM ET

'Joe the Plumber' responds to controversial quotes on homosexuality, talks about his race for Ohio Congressional seat

Samuel Wurzelbacher, aka "Joe the Plumber," talks about his run for a Congressional seat in Ohio responds to controversial comments where he says he wouldn't let homosexuals near his children.

Check out the full interview with 'Joe the Plumber' here.


Filed under: 2012 • Politics
soundoff (7 Responses)
  1. Rod

    Aside from his opinions on homosexuality, this guy is a spawn of Palin. He was created by a desperate McCain-Palin campaign. He is simply a plumber. No offense to plumbers.

    March 8, 2012 at 9:15 am | Reply
  2. Dr. F. Knox

    Ms. Zoraida Sambolin,

    As a heterosexual male, you did a wonderful and professional job in pressing Joe the Plumber about his stance on Gay people. It's sad that in 2012 you have someone running for congress and still does not comprehend the difference between a Pedophile and being Gay. What a very ignorant man and its scary that he's running for congress. How can he represent the Gay people or other minorities with those kind of beliefs. I hope Marty kicks his behind and hope that he stays in the profession what he knows best, PLUMBING!!!!!!!!!

    Thank you,

    Dr. Knox

    As a

    March 8, 2012 at 9:11 am | Reply
  3. Maggie

    God, what a joke. This guy clearly shouldn't be running for office.

    March 8, 2012 at 8:45 am | Reply
  4. rayy

    He's running in a D-packed district. I don't think he's even getting any support from his own party. Raised $60K so far and paid himself $9K. No chance.

    March 8, 2012 at 8:34 am | Reply
  5. N

    He didn't even give a yes or no... If you value your opinions so much, stand by them.

    March 8, 2012 at 8:12 am | Reply
  6. jorge peraza

    this is so low, put on the hole interview, he did great job and your taking it out of context, where did this gay question come from anyway Who cares ? You just want to destroy the man, A soon as the hole interview is up Ill put it everywhere, what an evil woman.

    March 8, 2012 at 7:28 am | Reply
  7. Jon

    Eaten for breakfast. Well done.

    March 8, 2012 at 7:09 am | Reply

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