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Support for Same-sex Marriage Crosses Party Lines

Jeffrey286 Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 6:39 AM
And you didn't respond to the question. Why should homosexuals have special rights? And if homosexuals get special rights, why shouldn't the polygamists? The pedophiles? The guy who wants to marry his car? It's an old argument, but I don't see you making a good, logical counter argument. You keep arguing emotions.
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...