January 23, 2023 – A Democratic Pennsylvania State senator – Steve Santarsiero – sponsored a “queer prom” event which featured lube, condoms and a drag queen show for minors, Libs of TikTok reported.
When Fox News Digital reached out for comment about the drag queen performance, the state senator boasted his support of the event which occurred at a Planned Parenthood-sponsored youth program called the “Rainbow Room,” which is located in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
“I am proud to support the Rainbow Room’s annual Queer Prom for LGBTQ youth. I will continue to do so,” Santarsiero told Fox News Digital.
The “Queer Prom” was open to minors starting at age 14 and offered goodie bags of “Condoms, lube, dental dams, latex dam[s].” Fox News followed up with the senator on this fact but did not receive a response.
February 12, 2020 – Earlier this month, the majority party in the Pennsylvania Senate blocked a resolution that would have designated Feb. 15 as “Love is Love Day,” a measure offered by Sen. Steven Santarsiero (D-10). Santarsiero, along with state Rep. Wendy Ullman (D-143) in the House, pursued the unanimous-consent resolution to coincide with the upcoming LGBTQ prom being held by Planned Parenthood’s Rainbow Room, an LGBTQ youth center in his district
Oct 21, 2022 BUCKS COUNTY – October 21, 2022 – Senator Steve Santarsiero (D-10) announced today $630,000 in state funds to support and grow The Rainbow Room, ensuring the LGBTQ+ youth center’s continued presence in Doylestown and previewing a new, second location in Lower Bucks County.
According to Philadelphia Gay News, the event featured “campy entertainment” that was guided by “antics of the drag-queens-on-skates Bingo-Verifying Divas.”