FRONT PAGE CONTRIBUTOR
Symbolic gesture towards repealing DoMA made.
Progressive Democrats are invited by their party's leadership to now shut up about the subject.
Let’s keep this one simple (H/T: AoSHQ Headlines):
Q. Why is it that a bill to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act – one with more than 90 Congressional supporters – will apparently not even make it to the House floor?
A. Because Rep. Barney Franks – who is not one of the supporters – was blunt about why he wasn’t a supporter: the Democrats don’t have the votes for it.
Q. Don’t the Democrats control Congress?
Q. Didn’t they campaign on this is…
A. (Interrupting) They lied.
Crossposted to Moe Lane.