How does same-sex marriage play as a political issue now?
As Americans move inexorably toward greater tolerance for gay marriage, the issue’s electoral potency has diminished.
The canary in the coal mine was the reaction to the 2009 decision by the Iowa Supreme Court to legalize gay marriage: some justices lost their jobs, but public response in the heartland state was mostly muted. The New York legislature’s recent action, with its blast of positive attention, could lead other states to endorse the practice rather than induce a backlash.
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