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Question: on ballot for Tues., May 8--see below for description
Yes (D)   -1 (1.8%)
No, but oppose gay marriage (D)   -3 (5.5%)
No, and support gay marriage (D)   -24 (43.6%)
Yes (R)   -6 (10.9%)
No, but oppose gay marriage (R)   -2 (3.6%)
No, and support gay marriage (R)   -4 (7.3%)
Yes (I/O)   -2 (3.6%)
No, but oppose gay marriage (I/O)   -0 (0%)
No, and support gay marriage (I/O)   -13 (23.6%)
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Total Voters: 55

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« on: May 03, 2012, 08:50:31 pm »
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"Marriage between a man and a woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized in this state.

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« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2012, 08:51:11 pm »
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Voted option 3.
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« Reply #2 on: May 03, 2012, 08:59:55 pm »
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Option 3.  Also, I like how the article defending the proposed amendment doesn't even cite its frivolous "studies" and falls back on weak, superficial arguments to support its position.  But then again, I have yet to hear a logical case for why the government should control peoples' lives like this.
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« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2012, 09:10:43 pm »
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I would vote against the amendment, and support gay marriage.
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« Reply #4 on: May 04, 2012, 01:20:10 am »
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« Reply #5 on: May 04, 2012, 02:08:46 am »
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Option 3 of course.
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« Reply #6 on: May 04, 2012, 02:47:02 am »
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'Mailed in my absentee ballot Thursday. Even though I don't support gay marriage, I just thought voting against it was the right thing to do.


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« Reply #7 on: May 04, 2012, 04:00:29 am »
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« Reply #8 on: May 04, 2012, 05:12:31 am »
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No and support gay marriage (R)
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« Reply #9 on: May 05, 2012, 10:24:11 am »
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I would vote against the amendment, and support gay marriage.
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« Reply #10 on: May 05, 2012, 11:17:10 am »
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I would oppose the amendment, but I am still mixed on gay marriage. Its the states right to decide the issue, none the less.
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« Reply #11 on: May 05, 2012, 12:06:47 pm »
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Despite my personal opposition to gay marriage, I would vote against this amendment as it goes too far.  Also, like Sanchez, I believe that it should be the states deciding the issue -not the Supreme Court.  And in any case, this argument over federalism is moot -the Supreme Court in its current makeup will not legalize gay marriage, even less so if Romney wins the White House along with a Republican Senate.  
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« Reply #12 on: May 05, 2012, 01:10:48 pm »
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No and support marriage privatization.
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« Reply #13 on: May 06, 2012, 03:37:37 pm »
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Support Amendment 1 ban gay marriage but marriage should be religious jurisdictIon
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« Reply #14 on: May 08, 2012, 10:17:33 am »
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I would oppose the amendment, but I am still mixed on gay marriage. Its the states right to decide the issue, none the less.

Because human rights should depend on where you live.

I would vote against Amendment One because I believe that all people are created equal and are entitled to equal protection of the law. Amendment One (and all attempts to ban same-sex marriage) fundamentally conflict with American values.
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« Reply #15 on: May 08, 2012, 01:28:01 pm »
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No, and support gay marriage (D)
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« Reply #16 on: May 08, 2012, 01:59:32 pm »
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Yes (R)
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« Reply #17 on: May 08, 2012, 02:01:59 pm »
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Umm....NO? It's absurd.
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« Reply #18 on: May 08, 2012, 02:18:22 pm »
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Support Amendment 1 ban gay marriage but marriage should be religious jurisdictIon

I'm not a theocrat.
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« Reply #19 on: May 08, 2012, 02:36:19 pm »
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I would oppose the amendment, but I am still mixed on gay marriage. Its the states right to decide the issue, none the less.

Because human rights should depend on where you live.

I would vote against Amendment One because I believe that all people are created equal and are entitled to equal protection of the law. Amendment One (and all attempts to ban same-sex marriage) fundamentally conflict with American values.
I agree-a ban does conflict with American values. American values come from the Constitution. Where in the Constitution does the Federal government regulate homosexual marriage? Nowhere? Well, then its the states decisions. Its the people of North Carolinas choice, not mine, nor anyone in DC.
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« Reply #20 on: May 08, 2012, 11:56:13 pm »
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This Forum is quite the opposite of NC:

82% No
18% Yes

Real life results:

39% No
61% Yes
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« Reply #21 on: May 09, 2012, 12:07:05 am »
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No, but oppose gay marriage (R)   
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« Reply #22 on: May 09, 2012, 06:35:39 am »
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« Reply #23 on: May 09, 2012, 08:04:01 am »
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No, but oppose gay marriage (R)   

I don't understand why someone would oppose gay marriage and still vote no. Unless they oppose a Constitutional amendment to ban it.
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