Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced her support for gay marriage Monday, putting her in line with other potential Democratic presidential candidates on a social issue that is rapidly gaining public approval. Clinton made the announcement in an online video released Monday morning by the gay rights advocacy group Human Rights Campaign. She says in the six-minute video that gays and lesbians are "full and equal citizens and deserve the rights of citizenship. Clinton's announcement is certain to further fuel the already rampant speculation that she is considering another run for president in Andrew Cuomo and Maryland Gov.
Some forums can only be seen by registered members. Her position has "evolved" over the past few years. Gays and gay supporters don't and won't care what she said back then, just as they didn't care what Obama said back then. I'm pretty sure her previous position was something along the lines of, 'I really have no problem with it personally, but can't support it publicly for political reasons. Attacking Hillary because her views have changed is not a winning election strategy - it just points out that rightwingers are out of touch. Originally Posted by katzpaw.
Hillary Clinton campaign worker broke election law in with Nevada Hispanics
The shores of Long Island are not exactly a proxy for the enthusiasm Mrs. Clinton may find on a nationwide presidential campaign. But among the many gay couples in the crowd, a refrain emerged.
Clinton, who is running for president, said she hoped that same-sex marriage became a constitutional right. Clinton told The San Francisco Examiner. Clinton said while running for the Senate in New York.