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Sex marriage is a game changer some Democrats support President Obama but are not in lock step what it comes to his support for same sex marriage.
While other Democrats.
And change their minds our chief Washington correspondent James Rosen looks it Democrats on the issue.
They've been falling like -- lately prominent Democrats who once opposed or -- located on gay marriage but now voiced support for it and their ranks include the former president of the United States who signed the law that preserved for the last two decades the State's rights to decide the issue for themselves.
Get a rally staged by the National Organization for Marriage revealed there are still constituencies.
Of the Democratic Party.
That remained devoted to the traditional definition of marriage among them mark devoutly Catholic Hispanics.
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As well African Americans who tend to be more culturally conservative have been slow to embrace what proponents of same sex marriage whole marriage equality.
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And this same location and -- is a goal and I should -- -- people who face discrimination.
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At the national level senator Jon Tester Democrat of Montana held firm in his opposition to gay marriage and won reelection last year in a state that Mitt Romney carried by nearly fourteen points.
Today on his FaceBook page tester called himself proud to support marriage equality but other moderate democratic senators like Kay Hagan of North Carolina Mary Landrieu of Louisiana and Mark Pryor of Arkansas all of whom will face mid term election contests have lately been reticent on the issue.
I think that Democrats who are elected officials in more conservative states they're worried that they may be getting.
Too far ahead of their constituencies and some you know and listen a lot of people have you know continue to have.
Our religious based questions and issues related to their faith.
Language is crucial in the culture wars as those who -- pro line for four marriage equality -- really a -- but.
For politicians switching sides on this issue.
The preferred option is not to say that one is reversing himself for doing a complete 180 John but rather to speak of -- pollution so there is a theory of evolution do you believe in in this particular -- Capitol Hill yeah all right James Rosen thanks so much.
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