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Support for Same-sex Marriage Crosses Party Lines

ericynot Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 4:21 PM
Kepha, there are plenty of hetero couples who like anal sex. I'm most assuredly not among them, but it's their call to make, not mine.
Marie150 Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 4:45 PM
Do people just walk up to you and tell you about what they do in bed?
Cambermeister Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 4:32 PM
Ericynot, would you agree with the following statement; “The government has to treat all citizens equally. I am a strong supporter not of a weak version of civil unions, but of a strong version, in which the rights that are conferred at the federal level to persons who are part of the same-sex union are compatible. When it comes to federal rights, the over 1,100 rights that right now are not being given to same-sex couples, I think that’s unacceptable.”

If you don't agree...why not?
In an opinion article in the Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman announced that he has changed his mind and now supports same-sex marriage.

He wrote that on learning that one of his sons is gay he "wrestled with how to reconcile my Christian faith with my desire for Will to have the same opportunities to pursue happiness and fulfillment as his brother and sister."

He is not the only prominent Republican to come to this view in this way. Former Vice President Dick Cheney is another.

And at the Conservative Political Action Committee convention, a panel sponsored by the...