The Democratic Party has added new language endorsing gay marriage in its platform draft, the Washington Blade reports. Sen. Harry Reid said in May that he believed the party would alter its platform in favor of gay marriage, after President Obama spoke out that month in favor of same-sex couples' right to marry.I don't see that this gets them any more votes than they already had and it could lose them some votes, especially among older "John Kennedy" Democrats. So why put this in their platform now? Maybe because they know their prospects truly are so bad that they need to shore up their base.
Monday, July 30, 2012
Shoring Up The Base
I'm beginning to believe the reports of terror within the Democratic Party, especially after reading this: