May 9th, 2012
03:33 PM ET

President Obama affirms his support for same sex marriage

President Obama told ABC News today his personal opinion has "evolved" and he does, in fact, support the rights of same sex couples to marry. Mr. Obama becomes the first president in American history to support gay marriage. "All Americans should be treated...equally," he told ABC's Robin Roberts.

Tonight on Erin Burnett OutFront, full analysis of the politics–and the history–of President Obama's announcement.

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    May 10, 2012 at 5:13 pm | Reply
  2. wanda rohel

    i thought obema was a christain???????!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! thats the problem with the Countries today they have taken God out of everything that the good Lord provided for them ALL?????? Not surprising though, thats what the bible said in revalations about the countries losing there morals and yea, disapointed

    May 9, 2012 at 7:15 pm | Reply
  3. Richard Taylor

    Erin-Forgive me but the point I fo9rgot was re:your scoffing at staffer's description of Romney's position. The fact is the Gov. has devolved or regressed on the issue. P.S. this is not my pet issue other than civil rights.
    Thanks, Rich T

    May 9, 2012 at 6:49 pm | Reply

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