Republicans Speak Out For 'Duck Dynasty' Star

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December 19, 2013 AT 1:03 PM
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Sen. Ted Cruz are defending Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson's free speech rights and decrying the backlash over the reality TV star's anti-gay comments. Robertson was put on "indefinite hiatus" by A&E from the hit reality show after making anti-gay remarks in GQ magazine. The hit show about a Louisiana family, known for its Duck Commander hunting call,draws an average of 14 million viewers each episode.