Hillary Clinton, though, has the same background as President Barack Obama—despite being gay-friendly, she nevertheless once supported that marriage should be defined to mean heterosexual couples and that states should decide for themselves whether and how to recognize same-sex couples. Lots of pro-gay-rights-but-not-there-yet-on-marriage Dems employed the same rhetorical strategy in their effort to defeat an anti-gay-marriage amendment to the U. But they're both on our side now. Bush's term in a politically calculated effort to get out religious right votes. A USA Today article provided a longer version of the same remark: You might also be interested in these:
Gross tried to get Clinton to explain if she had truly changed her stance or if the shifting political landscape made it possible for her to announce her support.
InPresident Bill Clinton signed the Defense of Marriage Act, a law that defined federal marriage as a union between one man and one woman. Robby Soave 6. No bullshit about mists of time, no think-of-the-children fear-mongering. Rating True About this rating.
Oh, there are queer folks doing it too.