Aug 8, 2012
There was once a group of men who established a fundamental law of the land that allowed the people of their new found country to peaceably assemble and petition their government for a redress of grievances. These founding fathers of that Great nation even went so far as to declare that the government itself could never make a law that would threaten to supplant these protections, which were reserved [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s election-year vagueness on gay marriage is coming under fresh scrutiny.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan broke ranks with the White House on Monday, stating his unequivocal support for same-sex marriage one day after Vice President Joe Biden suggested that he supported gay marriage as well.
Obama aides worked to manage any political fallout. They said the back-to-back remarks by two top administration officials represented personal viewpoints and [...]
During the daily press briefing at the White House, Press Secretary Jay Carney was pummeled with questions surrounding about Joe Biden’s comments supporting gay marriage on ”Meet the Press” yesterday.
On Sunday, Biden said he was “comfortable” with the concept of gay marriage and equal rights for gay couples.
On Monday, in a further attempt to clarify those remarks, Carney said that the Vice President Biden was expressing his “personal views.”
“He has his [...]