James Dobson, the very anti-gay founder of Focus on the Family, told CNN’s Larry King that he was a "close friend" of the disgraced Rev. Ted Haggard, formerly one of the nation's leading evangelicals until he admitted having sex with a male prostitute and using crystal meth. (Video at Think Progress However, Dobson hasn't spoken to his "close friend" since the scandal broke and declined to be part of the "restoration board" to restore him to heterosexuality.
"I just don't have the time, it would take four to five years."
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