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Opinion | Democrats Need an LGBTQ Wedge Issue of Their Own

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The first time he was asked about the opinion overturning Roe v. Wade - when a draft of last week's ruling leaked in May - President Joe Biden quickly turned the focus away from abortion. Instead, he brought up another right that he said would be threatened if the Supreme Court determined that the Constitution included no guarantee of privacy. “Does this mean in Florida they can decide to pass a law saying same-sex marriage is not permissible?” he asked.
Remarks like Biden's stand out because of how sparsely Democrats have spoken about the topic since the U.S. Supreme Court in 2015 struck...
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