“I think that freedom means freedom for everyone. As many of you know, one of my daughters is gay, and it is something we have lived with for a long time in our family. I think people ought to be free to enter into any kind of union they wish. Any kind of arrangement they wish.”
- Dick Cheney on the hottest topic of the day
Now, he did go on to say that this should be decided at the state level and that’s how it has always been decided, which is nonsense if you know the legal history of marriage restriction, in particular Loving v. Virginia.
However, it is interesting to note that on this issue, one of the leading conservative voices is seemingly more progressive than the most liberal President since FDR.
Here’s more of what he said…
The question now…when will Obama come around?
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