Eugene Robinson: Is Obama MIA on Marriage Equality?
May 08, 2009Washington Post Op-Ed
May 8, 2009
"Before his inauguration, President Obama called himself a "fierce advocate of equality for gay and lesbian Americans." Now, with the issue of same-sex marriage percolating in state after state and with the Pentagon's "don't ask, don't tell" policy ripe for repeal, it's time for Obama to put some of his political capital where his rhetoric is." [link]