"It's really mind boggling to me that we're still trying to make sure everyone in the US has civil rights. It is something that's fundamental to living in a just society. To exclude certain groups of people - the concepts don't make sense. I pledge to co-sponsor [civil rights] legislation and will make it a priority. I'm willing to take on some of the social agenda items some folks are squeamish about."
-- Indiana state legislature candidate Mary Ann Sullivan on passing legislation to protect the LGBT community from discrimination.