Skip to comments.Vulnerable Democratic senators balk at Obama's gay marriage endorsement
Posted on 05/13/2012 4:49:05 AM PDT by SMGFan
Senate Democrats facing difficult reelections are breaking with President Obamas endorsement of same-sex marriage, a sign the issue is politically dangerous in battleground states.
Sens. Jon Tester (Mont.) and Claire McCaskill (Mo.), the two most vulnerable Democratic senators, have declined to endorse Obamas call for the legalization of gay marriage. Sens. Joe Manchin (W.Va.), Bob Casey (Pa.) and Bill Nelson (Fla.), Democrats who have easier races but in states that could become more competitive by November, have also backed away from Obamas stance.
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Also the most likely not to vote. My under 30 yr old daughter told us this move has turned away many her age from 0 bummer.