Share this page. Follow Ballotpedia. The overview of the issue below was current as of the election. A great deal can change in four years. In February , nine months before the presidential general election, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that California's Proposition 8 , the state's ban on same-sex marriage, was unconstitutional.
Hillary Clinton Endorses Gay Marriage Video - ABC News
Here's the speech everyone is talking about today. It's being heralded as a modern day "I Have a Dream" speech. Her speech served as a solid statement following the Obama administration's announcement this morning that it is instructing federal agencies and diplomats to protect and promote LGBT rights internationally. I want to thank Director General Tokayev and Ms.
Clinton promotes gay rights as a main pillar of 2016 bid
Bill and Hillary Clinton have been plagued by conspiracy theories throughout most of their life in the public eye, perhaps more than any other politicians in history. Last week, Hillary Clinton's long-time close aide, Huma Abedin, finally announced her separation from her embarrassment of a husband, Anthony Weiner. Matt Drudge chose to wink at the rumors, running a picture of Clinton hugging a woman who turned out to not be Abedin. Another photo at least got the names right but was clearly chosen to imply that Clinton and Abedin coordinate their outfits. The headline's implication is that Abedin is done not just with Anthony Weiner but weiners generally, as if anyone could blame her after how much penis-based humiliation she's endured over the years.
A USA Today article provided a longer version of the same remark:. Marriage has historic, religious and moral content that goes back to the beginning of time, and I think a marriage is as a marriage has always been, between a man and a woman. Well, I prefer to think of it as being very positive about civil unions.