News Updates Following Historic Obama Announcement on Marriage Equality
May 10 2012 8:47 AM ET

News Roundup: The Day After

Editors

A hero's welcome in Los Angeles, a second chance for Colorado civil unions, and the electoral impact of coming out for marriage.

More From Pols and Activists on Obama Marriage Statement
May 09 2012 7:55 PM ET

More From Pols, Activists on Obama Marriage Statement

Advocate.com Editors

Obama's announcement is the topic of the day.

Not Everyone Thrilled With Obama Move
May 09 2012 7:42 PM ET

Not Everyone Thrilled With Obama Move

Advocate.com Editors

Right-wing leaders quickly denounced the president for supporting marriage equality.

Still More Comments on Obama Evolution
May 09 2012 5:19 PM ET

Still More Comments on Obama Evolution

Advocate.com Editors

But wait -- there's more.

More Respond to Obama Announcement
May 09 2012 4:21 PM ET

More Respond to Obama Announcement

Advocate.com Editors

More reaction, largely positive, from activist leaders.

Fox News Blasts Obama Announcement and Says He Declares War on Marriage
May 09 2012 4:11 PM ET

Fox News Slant: Obama 'Declares War' on Marriage

Neal Broverman

Rupert Murdoch must be steaming mad right now.

Mitt Romney Says He Has No Plans to Evolve On Marriage Equality
May 09 2012 3:37 PM ET May 09 2012 9:16 PM ET

Mitt Romney Says He Has No Plans to Evolve on Marriage Equality

Diane Anderson-Minshall

While President Barack Obama has declared his support for marriage equality,  telling ABC's Robin Roberts that he has evolved on the issue in part because of his daughters and their friends, Mitt Romney, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee said earlier today that he unequivocally opposes "marriage between people of the same gender."

Watch the Video Of Obama Standing Up for Marriage Equality
May 09 2012 3:34 PM ET

WATCH: Obama Stand Up for Marriage Equality

Neal Broverman

Watch the interview that will go down in history.

Reaction Pours in After Obama Statement
May 09 2012 3:22 PM ET

Reaction Pours in After Obama Statement

Advocate.com Editors

Activists are reacting swifly to the president's comments in support of marriage equality.

President Obama Comes Out for Marriage Equality
May 09 2012 3:01 PM ET

HISTORIC: Obama Announces Support for Marriage Equality

Andrew Harmon

President Barack Obama has officially evolved.

WATCH Former President Clinton Advisor Says Obama Will Endorse Marriage Equality
May 09 2012 1:33 PM ET

Former President Clinton Adviser Says Obama Will Endorse Marriage Equality

Diane Anderson-Minshall

A former adviser to President Clinton, Richard Socarides, told Michael Hastings, Michael Shure, and Tricia Rose on Current TV that he believes President Obama will come out in favor of marriage equality before August's Democratic National Convention.

Gay Marriage Ban Now Enshrined In North Carolina Constitution With Passage of Amendment One
May 08 2012 9:41 PM ET

North Carolina Passes Constitutional Ban on Marriage Equality

Neal Broverman

Voters in North Carolina on Tuesday approved Amendment One, a far-reaching ban on same-sex marriage as well as other forms of relationship recognition for gay and lesbian couples.

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