The state’s civil rights law in one campaign questionnaire that Obama filled out when running for the Illinois state Senate, he states that he supports domestic partnerships and adding sexual orientation to the Human Rights Act. He additionally claims he supports affirmative action for gays and lesbians.
An additional questionnaire for Chicago LGBT paper Outlines, Obama states he supports same-sex marriage. Last year, a duplicate of their typed reactions was unearthed and printed within the Windy City circumstances. “I prefer legalizing same-sex marriages, and would fight efforts to prohibit such marriages,” reads the questionnaire bearing their signature at the end. Later on, Obama aides will actually dispute that he filled out the questionnaire himself.
Searching for reelection in Illinois, Obama fills down another questionnaire for Outlines, that your Windy City Times published during 2009. This time around he states he could be “undecided” whether he supports legalizing same-sex wedding or repealing an Illinois law prohibiting it.
“Marriage is between a person and a female,” Obama says in a job interview on Chicago general general public tv during their U.S. (mer…)