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Obama Campaign Spokesman "Unsure" Whether Democratic Platform Will Endorse SSM

 

The Hill:

A top adviser for President Obama’s campaign said Sunday he was unsure whether Democrats would run on a platform of same-sex marriage for the 2012 election.

Robert Gibbs, a former White House spokesman, said he had not talked to Obama yet about the possibility of bringing the issue of same-sex marriage rights into focus as a main issue leading up to November’s elections.

“I don't know the answer to that,” said Gibbs in an interview on ABC’s This Week. “I haven't talked to the president at all recently on this issue.