15 Years After Signing DOMA, Clinton Speaks Out for Marriage Equality

May 6, 2011 Full story: EDGE 62

Fifteen years after putting his signature to a federal law that excludes gay and lesbian families from any form of federal recognition or protections, Bill Clinton has joined daughter Chelsea in coming out for marriage equality in New York, reported The Huffington Post on May 5. "Our nation's permanent mission is to form a 'more perfect union' ...

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#65 May 8, 2011
DNF wrote:
<quoted text>Now that I've answered you, are you going to answer my two questions? WHICH PARTY IS TRYING TO DEFEND DOMA LAWS?
Which Party supported (and still supports) Constitutional amendments to ban SSM?
Frank doesn't care about SSM or DOMA because he's alone and will be for the rest of his life. I know of not one thinking homosexual who would put up with his mentally unbalanced behavior for a single minute. Finding a partner in that insanity would be impossible for the most patient of men.

Frank has no friends and certainly has no life other than the fake one he's made up on the internet.

Mishawaka, IN

#66 Nov 19, 2012
There is no way Clinton could have successfully vetoed DOMA, there was too much support of it in congress. Had he vetoed the bill, his veto would have easily been overridden. As for DADT, it was a "compromise", which was better than the previous policy of the military.

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