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BREAKING: North Carolina Votes to Ban Same Sex Marriage

Dorothy143 Wrote: May 09, 2012 9:42 AM
I thinks it's more like 60%. And yes, something has been imposed. A vision of marriage as primarily a child-production facility, and a vision of society as being composed of many such facilities.

North Carolina voters, an important election 2012 swing state demographic, have approved a constitutional amendment that bans gay marriage and defines marriage as between one man and one woman. The amendment also bans civil unions. More from the National Journal:

The Associated Press declared Amendment 1 passed. With 39 percent of precincts reporting, the measure has 58 percent support.

The vote came as President Obama has been facing criticism from his base for not coming out in favor of gay marriage, even as several of his Cabinet officials have expressed support. The most recent...