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Former Bush Aide Pushes ‘Conservative Case’ For Gay Marriage : NPR

Former Bush Aide Pushes ‘Conservative Case’ For Gay Marriage : NPR

Civil rights are conservative in their nature, so I look forward to seeing this element of the political platform embraced. -Poliblogger One hundred thirty-one prominent Republicans have signed a pro-same-sex marriage legal brief that is clearly at odds with the House GOP leadership and the party’s platform in the most recent election. Because of the prominence of the signers, the brief stands out among the more than 150 friend-of-the-court briefs filed in two same-sex marriage cases to be argued at the U.S. Supreme Court this week. The man who rounded up the group is Ken Mehlman, the former political director […]