GOP insiders want party to ditch marriage topic, poll finds

01/14/2013 | National Journal

A National Journal poll of 99 Republican Party insiders finds that just 11% want the GOP to actively oppose marriage rights for same-sex couples. More than a quarter of respondents want the party to support marriage equality, and nearly half said the party should avoid the topic altogether. "We can’t be a party that supports a zone of personal freedom and then try to use federal power to curtail it. Plus, we increasingly look prejudiced, and not a little stupid, on this issue," said one respondent.

View Full Article in:

National Journal

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Program Manager
Greater Boston PFLAG
Waltham, MA
Manager of Business Development & Vendor Managed Invetory Programs
Kenig Aerospace / Hurlen Corporation
Plantation, FL
Executive Director
Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund and Institute
Washington, DC
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT
Freedom to Marry, Inc.
New York City, NY
Senior Associate, Customer Account Relationship Management
Banneker Industries, Inc.
North Smithfield, RI