Posts

Showing posts from June, 2012

Letter to President Obama

Image
UPDATE:  I received a response from the White House today, even though it wasn't written by our President but I was so excited to get the email.  I'm so sure that they must send out this "standard" email to everyone who have contacted the White House with the same issue.  Below are the highlights in the email:

June 6, 2012

Recently, in aninterview with ABC News, the President said, “I think same-sex couples should be able to get married,” making it clear he believes it is wrong to prevent couples who are in loving, committed relationships from getting married.  The President’s view has been shaped by conversations with his family, friends, and the people who work with him at the White House.  Ultimately, President Obama’s support of same-sex marriage is grounded in his values and his firm belief in treating others as we want to be treated.

The President knows that people have differing views on marriage and that those views, even if we disagree strongly, should be respe…