Palin breaks with McCain on gay marriage amendment ....

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    Like that's hard to believe? It IS up to the individual states. A constitutional amendment is wrong, and one doesn't have to be a frothing at the mouth leftwingnut to believe so.

    Nor is it surprising that McCain and Palin don't hold the same positions. She's actually conservative.:eusa_whistle:
     
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    I thought that leaving it up to the states WAS the actual conservative position. But now I hear you saying that Palin is the real conservative because she supports an amendment (to the US Constitution) banning gay marriage. I guess I just don't know what conservative means anymore. :rolleyes:
     
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    You go girl! :clap2:
     
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    it seems to be whatever they want it to mean.

    Our constitution should not be amended to push some rightwing agenda on gay marriage.

    It should be up to the states to define marriage within their state.
     
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    This issue of state's rights could easily be said to have been somewhat affected by what George W. has done to the Constitution , wouldn't you say?
     
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    Amending the constitution to deny someone rights is in no way conservative.
     
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    Of course----It's liberal.
     
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    Nope, it isn't liberal either. It's pretty damn un-American.
     
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    I beg to differ--half of America is always telling the other half they should stop doing something.
     

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