Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina insisted that he is not gay after comedian Chelsea Handler mocked him on Twitter on National Coming Out Day:
— Chelsea Handler (@chelseahandler) October 11, 2018
Graham told TMZ at Ronald Reagan airport in Washington D.C that he was not a homosexual:
It’s a free country, she can say whatever she wants to say, I don’t care. She knows zero about me. To the extent that it matters, I’m not gay.. These comments … I don’t know how this makes us a better country.