[Home]  [Headlines]  [Latest Articles]  [Latest Comments]  [Post]  [Mail]  [Sign-in]  [Setup]  [Help]  [Register] 

Good Morning everyone my name is Devil Anse

Libertarians have ‘good reason to be optimistic’ (43% of Americans are independents, 30% D, 26% R)

Sunday Night Music Thread

Who is Sajida al-Rishawi? And why does ISIS care about her?

...And Now for Something Completely Different

Sidney argues that a People’s liberty is a gift of nature and exists prior to any government (1683)

Algernon Sidney argues that a law that is not just is not a law (1683)

Walker vs. Cruz on Gay Marriage

California Bars Judges From Boy Scouts Because of Anti-Gay Stance

(vanity) Reminder---First Episode Of History Channel's "Sons Of Liberty'' TONIGHT

AC/DC’s ‘Big Balls’ Rewritten About Tom Brady and DeflateGate

New Psychiatric Diagnosis Targets “Internet Conspiracy Theorists”

Leggett on the tendency of the government to become “the universal dispenser of good and evil” (1834)

Texas open carry activists unlawfully arrested against state penal codes

A GUIDE TO 2016 REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES’ POSITIONS ON ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

The New Progressive Mitt Romney is the Same as the Old Progressive Mitt Romney

Fox News Raises Alarm Over College Course About Race

Mayor Calls 911 To Report A Robbery, Police Show Up, Beat and Arrest Her

The Secret of Global Warming

Socrates as the “gadfly” of the state (4thC BC)

GOP Summit—The Good, The Bad And The Absolutely Crazy

Game chants strike racial nerve in Lodi

Fact-checking Rand Paul's disability claims

The day I ate pot candy and ended up in hospital

Welcome Back Calcon

Failure to Launch

Great news. Republicans look at eliminating filibuster for SCOTUS nominees

Japanese Characters stolen from Korean Characters

Who Decides Whether Rand Paul's Libertarian Girl Has 'Fringe' Foreign Policy Views?

The flawed libertarian response to the Charlie Hebdo attacks

Lars Andersen: a new level of archery

Terrorists in Paris Don’t Understand How Free People Think

White professor teaches 'problem of whiteness' course at Arizona State

Man Acquitted of Stabbing a Police Officer, Juror says he Was “Protecting his Family”

Bipartisan Special Skills Visa Bill Helping Companies Get Rid of Older Employees

Welcome To Tur(d)lock CA---Death Of A Small City

Donald Trump tips his hand on a White House run by hinting at 'when' – not 'if' – he will file papers

Sarah Palin 'seriously interested' in 2016 bid

News 'USA' chant by Texas high school fans draws allegations of racism (absurd PC fascism runs amok)

Anti-Cop Activist Pastor Trains With Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office

SEE IT: Oklahoma cop’s bodycam captures fatal Muskogee police shooting

Kentucky counties make unprecedented push for right-to-work laws

White House denies report US suspended counterterrorism operations with Yemen

Mass Death of Seabirds in Western U.S. Is 'Unprecedented'

White supremacist cop killer with tattoos all over his face loses right to an attorney after continuously threatening them and saying they do not have the honor of being in his 'Aryan GOD presence'

The sound of your car’s engine might just be a lie

Sarah Palin: Republicans Have ‘Deflated Balls’ Just Like The NFL Patriots

Three GOP Presidential Hopefuls to Appear on Panel Moderated by ABC’s Jonathan Karl

Obama will travel to Saudi Arabia for King Abdullah's funeral

Pot-related poison control calls up in Washington, Colorado

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks dies at 83


Status: Not Logged In; Sign In

LEFT WING LOONS
See other LEFT WING LOONS Articles

Title: Laugh of the Day--Pelosi: Obama’s Gay Marriage Reversal ‘Not Political at All,’ ‘Nothing to Do with Money’
Source: CNSN.com
URL Source: http://cnsnews.com/news/article/pel ... political-all-nothing-do-money
Published: May 14, 2012
Author: Elizabeth Harrington
Post Date: 2012-05-14 03:05:22 by CZ82
Keywords: None
Views: 224
Comments: 1

Pelosi: Obama’s Gay Marriage Reversal ‘Not Political at All,’ ‘Nothing to Do with Money’

By Elizabeth Harrington

May 10, 2012

(CNSNews.com) – House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said President Barack Obama’s embrace of same-sex "marriage" on Wednesday was not political “at all,” nor due to concerns over fundraising from the LGBT community, adding that she’s not “big in the bundler crowd."

At her weekly press conference with reporters on Thursday, Pelosi was asked whether fundraising may have affected the president’s decision to endorse homosexual "marriage," and if she had spoken to friends, donors and “bundlers” who now are more enthusiastic for Obama because of his apparent “evolution” on the issue.

“As I said to you before, this is a statement the president made, I think everybody can say we didn’t know it was coming, right?” Pelosi said. “And it had to do about with who he is, what he stands for, what he believes, what he thinks is right for America, our families, our values and our faith in the future.”

“Anything about the politics is incidental,” she said. “I don’t think that this is political at all.”

Pelosi continued: “But I will say this, we’re hoping to have many more Republicans join the bandwagon. I think what the president did -- whatever the timing and the rest -- was an attempt to unify and not divide.”

“And our statement from the (Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee) DCCC and from me had nothing to do with money,” she said. “Nothing to do with money.”

An unidentified reporter then asked, “And yet I wonder if your friends who are involved in politics, fundraising, donors, bundlers have expressed to you, up until yesterday—”

“I’m not big in the bundler crowd,” Pelosi said. “No, we have people who are idealistic about wanting the future to be better for our country, many of them would have liked single-payer, public option, things like that, so there’s always a conversation about what other things we could do and how far we can go.”

“But I really dismiss the idea that this had anything to do with money,” she said. “I really do.”

In the first 90 minutes after the president’s interview with ABC was released on Wednesday, Obama’s reelection campaign received $1 million in contributions, according to news reports.

Campaign “bundlers” are people who gather contributions from many individuals and present the sum (the “bundle”) to the campaign.

According to reports in the Washington Post, Obama’s alleged change on "gay marriage" came as leading homosexual and liberal donors were threatening to withhold donations from Obama’s Super PAC—Priorities USA—over his “increasingly convoluted position on gay rights and same-sex marriage.”

The minority leader began her remarks by saying, “Yesterday was quite historic,” and praised the president’s support for homosexual "marriage" as speaking to the “values of our families, faith and country


Poster Comment:

‘Not Political at All,’ ‘Nothing to Do with Money’---- ROTFLMAO.....

Post Comment   Private Reply   Ignore Thread  


TopPage UpFull ThreadPage DownBottom/Latest

#1. To: CZ82 (#0)

Like Jay Leno said "What are the odds of Obama coming out in favor of homosexual (Leno misused the word "gay") marriages on the same day he was to attend a Hollywood fund raiser?".

"It is impossible to talk reason with those who can only parrot Party Slogans." sneakypete Sept 2011

Stay Hungry...Stay Foolish --Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs,life-long Dim,and major Barry Soetoro supporter.

sneakypete  posted on  2012-05-14   6:16:59 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


TopPage UpFull ThreadPage DownBottom/Latest

[Home]  [Headlines]  [Latest Articles]  [Latest Comments]  [Post]  [Mail]  [Sign-in]  [Setup]  [Help]  [Register] 

Please report web page problems, questions and comments to webmaster@libertysflame.com