Saturday, April 18, 2009
Republicans start to warm up on gay issues; Log Cabin holds convention in DC
Gradually, more figures in the Republican Party are seeing the light in rethinking their views on gay issues, especially gay marriage, reports Perry Bacon, Jr. in an article in the April 18, 2009 Washington Post, “GOP Urged to Rethink Gay Marriage: Strategist Who Handled McCain Campaign Says Party Risks Becoming 'Sectarian'”. Steve Schmidt, a political strategist from California, spoke to a DC area Log Cabin gathering yesterday. The story is here.
And Megan McCain, daughter of former Republican candidate John McCain, will speak to Log Cabin Republicans at a dinner tonight.
The Log Cabin Republicans have been holding a National Convention &
Liberty Education Forum National Symposium at the Westin Washington, April 16-19, with link here.