People are BORN gay. You would think she would at least know the marriage laws of her own state. Thanks a lot, Joe, for the call. Is education a requirement for being Governor in Hawaii? And I understand them drawing that conclusion. For those people who want to makes this into a civil rights issue, and of course those in favor of the bill, they see it as a civil rights issue. Lingle said that she had no idea whether or not that was true in the state she governs:
So there are restrictions, not to put it in the exact same category.
Berkenwald, Leah. For one thing, she believes the issue should be decided by a direct vote to the Hawaiian people instead of the legislature. As The Daily Femme argues, our "indirect democracy was one of the protections our founding fathers established for us against unfounded, deep seeded, and widespread prejudice.
Too bad it backfired.