Democrats' preliminary platform inclu...

Democrats' preliminary platform includes support for gay marriage

There are 3 comments on the Boston.com story from Jul 30, 2012, titled Democrats' preliminary platform includes support for gay marriage. In it, Boston.com reports that:

Support for gay marriage is part of the Democratic Party's preliminary platform for the fall, Representative Barney Frank's office confirmed to the Globe Monday.

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Since: Apr 08

Mission Viejo, CA

#1 Jul 30, 2012
This is a definitely a step in the right direction. The only problem is that is not going happen Obama to win conservative democrats for voting for him.
Aggie Nostic

Denver, CO

#2 Jul 30, 2012
The problem here is that Obama has so far overreached on his identity politics platform that even smart gays knows they are being used. He didn't care about them until he had to. And they need jobs, too.

Since: Jan 08

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#3 Jul 31, 2012
I have always supported same-sex marriage.

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