22 Apr '11, 7pm

Obama Hints Work Not Finished on Marriage Equality

At a town hall meeting this week President Obama seemed to suggest that should he get a second term as president, gay marriage might be on the agenda. The LA Times reports that at a fund-raising event in San Francisco on Wednesday night, Obama got to talking about the work he is still left with and how a second term would be necessary to "finish everything we need to do." This prompted a member of the audience to shout out "gay marriage!" Obama then commented "our work is not finished." This is hardly an ironclad commitment, and Obama's discourse on same-sex marriage has been rather convoluted to date. Of course, he once supported same-sex marriage , but this changed when he reconsidered his faith. Obama has said, however, that while he opposes same-sex marriage due to his religious beliefs, he also opposes the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) which bans the federal governme...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/civil-rights/blog/obama-hints...

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