Maybe you should think about it on both sides of the aisle! Thank you. He was aware that Karl Rove, President Bush's chief strategic adviser, had been working with Republicans to make sure that anti-gay initiatives and referenda would appear on November ballots in and to help Republicans. Mehlman denied to Rogers that he had given conflicting answers and said that the man in question was a law school classmate. Privately, in off-the-record conversations with this reporter over the years, Mehlman voiced support for civil unions and told of how, in private discussions with senior Republican officials, he beat back efforts to attack same-sex marriage.
By Zeke J Miller August 5, In fact, I commend Mehlman for coming out in a respectful way, and for respecting his role as RNC chair by not using his influence as a way to push his personal beliefs. Hodges, Ohioan Jim Obergefell. Prior to this revelation, rumors about Mehlman's sexual orientation had circulated since at least
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