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Hogan spokesman calls request for ban on state travel to Indiana a 'stunt'
Hogan spokesman calls request for ban on state travel to Indiana a 'stunt'

A spokesman for Gov. Larry Hogan on Wednesday rejected a proposed ban on state-funded travel to Indiana, calling the state senator's letter that asked for it a "political stunt."  Sen. Richard S. Madaleno Jr. on Tuesday called for a ban on state-funded travel to Indiana in response to a controversial new law that critics say opens the door for businesses to discriminate on religious grounds, including against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Governors and mayors across the country have issued travel bans to Indiana. Organizations from Wal-Mart to NASCAR have criticized such "religious freedom" laws as fostering...

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