(AP) - The Republican candidate for
In a January interview with a Christian radio station, Rebecca Kleefisch asked "at what point are we going to OK marrying inanimate objects? Can I marry this table, or this, you know, clock? Can we marry dogs?"
Kleefisch issued a Thursday statement apologizing. She says she only meant to express concern with redefining marriage.
Kleefisch won the Republican primary for lieutenant governor Sept. 14, and automatically was paired with GOP gubernatorial nominee Scott Walker.
Spokeswoman Jill Bader says