Donna Danna (25 Feb 2011)
"Obama gets out of way of gay marriage"

 Obama gets out of way of gay marriage

Obama shifts stance on gay marriage
One way for President Barack Obama to win the future, it seems, is to have his administration stop defending a federal law that bans recognition of same-sex marriage.
The administration said Wednesday it no longer would defend the constitutionality of the 1996 federal law that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman. Attorney General Eric Holder cited recent shifts in legal thought, not public opinion, in explaining the decision.
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