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  •  Crediting Biden (0+ / 0-)

    ... for President Obama's change of heart and national appearance is nice.  But what was really happening was a rebellion among the Big Gay Bundlers, who saw a loss on Amendment One in North Carolina ahead, a summer convention in non-union Charlotte, and not a peep about either from our President.

    Big Gay Bundlers threatened to close their wallets that weekend, so Biden said what he said on the Sunday Gabfest -- and Obama followed suit later that same week, after NC went down the bigotry path.  Leaving the role of the Big Gay Bundlers out of this story makes it pretty, but inaccurate.

    Sure, it would be nice to have people think this was simply a philosophical and moral evolution to higher ground in the White House.  But -- let's ensure everyone understands the role fundraising, and specifically Gay Dollars, played in this 'evolution.'

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