Presidential Politics/Gay Boy Scout Leader is Forced to Resign

May 3, 2012

10:00 President Obama is kicking off his campaign with a rally in Columbus this weekend... Mitt Romney is settling his sights on the President as he presumptively secures the nomination, yet he still needs a running mate. On this segment of "All Sides," NPR's Political Junkie Ken Rudin will talk Presidential politics as the candidates look to November. Guests

  • Ken Rudin (NPR’s Political Junkie)

10:40 One lesbian Ohio mother, Jennifer Tyrrell, was recently ousted from her position as den leader from her son's Tiger Scouts chapter solely because of her sexual orientation. In protest, one board member, David Sims, resigned from the Ohio Valley River Council of the Boy Scouts of America to support the mother. On this hour of "All Sides," we'll talk to that board member. Guest

  • David Sims (attorney)