Anchor David Nelson: "Here in Iowa, as you know, same-sex marriage is legal. Do you believe a lesbian mother should be allowed to marry her partner?"
Ann Romney: "You know, I'm not going to talk about the specific issues. I'm going to let my husband speak on issues. I'm here to really just talk about my husband and what kind of husband and father he is and, you know, those are hot-button issues that distract from what the real voting issue is going to be at this election. That, it's going to be about the economy and jobs."
...kay! Story: http://www.kwqc.com/story/19484978/anne-romney-kwqc-tv6-interview-transcript
Posted on Sunday, September 9th 2012
Reblogged from GayWrites.
Actor Says His Buddy’s Boyfriend Is His Inspiration
SEPTEMBER 05 2012 2:21 AM ET
Actor Kal Penn is campaigning hard for President Obama’s reelection and said his buddy Kevin’s boyfriend is his inspiration. Penn served for two years as Obama’s liaison to young Americans and repeatedly cited repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell” as reason to rile up that important demographic during his speech.
“I’m volunteering again now because my friend Matt got a job at a Detroit car company that still exists, and Lauren can get the prescription she needs,” Penn told the crowd. “I’m volunteering because Josiah is back from Iraq, Chris is finishing college on the GI Bill, and three weeks ago, my buddy Kevin’s boyfriend was able to watch him graduate from Marine Corps training. That’s change! And we can’t turn back now.”
Posted on Thursday, September 6th 2012