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Rasmussen: Romney 51, Obama 43 in NC


More fallout from the gay marriage thing?

Mitt Romney has moved out to an eight-point lead over President Obama in North Carolina after the two men were virtually tied a month ago.

The latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Voters in the Tar Heel State shows the putative Republican nominee earning 51% of the vote to Obama’s 43%. Two percent (2%) like some other candidate, and four percent (4%) are undecided.

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Poll: 2 Out Of 3 Independents Believe Obama’s Gay Marriage Stance Prompted By Politics (UPDATED)


It’s not often that I link to the New York Times, and even rarer that I link to one of their polls, but this one was just too good to pass up.

Sixty-seven percent of those surveyed by The New York Times and CBS News since the announcement said they thought that Mr. Obama had made it “mostly for political reasons,” while 24 percent said it was “mostly because he thinks it is right.” Independents were more likely to attribute it to politics, with nearly half of Democrats agreeing.

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African-American Pastors Condemning Obama’s Gay Marriage Stance


This is probably something he didn’t expect and didn’t want, but he’s stuck with it now.

When Obama announced that his position on same-sex marriage had evolved, it outraged some African-American pastors like Pastor and Del. Emmett Burns.

“He has said to his base, African-Americans, ‘I am going against your beliefs and your thoughts,’” Burns said.

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Democrats Getting Training In Playing The Race Card


All I can say is wow:

House Democrats received training this week on how to address the issue of race to defend government programs, according to training materials obtained by The Washington Examiner.

The prepared content of a Tuesday presentation to the House Democratic Caucus and staff indicates that Democrats will seek to portray apparently neutral free-market rhetoric as being charged with racial bias, conscious or unconscious.

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Obama’s Gay Marriage Stance May Cost Him Swing State North Carolina


Looks like Joe Biden’s umpteenth open-mouth-insert-foot moment may cost his boss a key swing state that he won last election:

President Obama’s decision to personally endorse gay marriage could cost him North Carolina, a swing state both presidential campaigns are contesting vigorously.

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Obama’s Changing Gay Marriage Stances


Yesterday, a friend asked me, “What do you think about the President backing gay marriage?” To answer it, let’s look at his past positions on this.

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North Carolina Voters: Marriage Is Between A Man And A Woman


North Carolina’s Amendment 1, which defines marriage as being only between a man and a woman, was approved yesterday by about 61-39.

North Carolina voters approved a constitutional amendment on Tuesday defining marriage solely as a union between a man and a woman, making it the 30th state to adopt such a ban.

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