A city councilman in southern Louisiana is drafting a proposal to prohibit the rainbow flags used by LGBT activists from being flown on government property.
Lafayette City-Parish Councilman Andy Naquin told The Daily Advertiser he was contacted by a veteran who was upset that the rainbow flag was flown outside the Girard Park Recreational Center, which is government property. The veteran said “the flying of this flag is a poke in the eye of a way of life.”
Naquin agreed. He is now working with the city-parish attorney on drafting an ordinance to only allow American, Louisiana and Acadian/Lafayette Consolidated Government flags to be flown on government property.
“Government flag poles really should be meant to fly only government flags,” Naquin told The Daily Advertiser.
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