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posted Friday, January 4, 2013 - Volume 41 Issue 1

GOP split as gay marriage goes mainstream
Washington - Facing a tidal shift among voters embracing same-sex marriage, gay Republicans are offering their party a graceful retreat.

But religious conservatives warn that retreat will doom the GOP.

November's election brought historic gains for the gay rights movement, with the first voter approval of marriage for gay and lesbian couples in Maine, Maryland and Washington, and voter rejection of a ban on such marriages in Minnesota.

Defying predictions, President Obama suffered no backlash among African American and Latino voters.

full story:
http://www.sfgate.com/lgbt/article/GOP-split-as-gay-marriage-goes-mainstream-4171649.php


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