Which GOP Senator Will Be Next To Support Marriage Equality?

Jim Burroway

April 5th, 2013

National Journal names five likely candidates, and Talking Points Memo has a handy five-part formula on how to change your position on marriage.

Ben In Oakland

April 5th, 2013

7 more, and we have a filibuster proof doma repeal bill.

Hyhybt

April 5th, 2013

Even though he gave a non-answer when asked (which everyone then treated as if it he *had* explicitly answered the question) I don’t think Saxby Chambliss belongs on the list.

I’d be pleasantly surprised to be wrong about that.

But still… why are all the ones switching now in the Senate? Why none in the House?

Lindoro Almaviva

April 5th, 2013

Wait, since when do we have a drag queen in the house? With a name like Saxby Chambliss, if you do not sashay into the chamber, there is something wrong with you.

Lindoro Almaviva

April 5th, 2013

Saxby, Chante you stay, Sparkle Renee Onassis de la Mora, sashay away…..

Stefan

April 5th, 2013

I expect Susan Collins will be next. Olympia Snowe just came out in favor.

Sir Andrew

April 5th, 2013

Tammy Baldwin is NOT the first lesbian to serve in the Senate. Let us not forget Lindsey Graham of South Carolina.

MattNYC

April 6th, 2013

Stefan–Olympia Snowe is a FORMER Senator, so she’s free to say whatever she wants. She certainly wasn’t horrible on our issues, but she never stuck her neck out for us, either.

Timothy Kincaid

April 6th, 2013

Still Snowe’s support is welcome. And it does give Collins cover (if she needs any in the Maine GOP)

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