COLUMN: Why Hillary’s support for marriage equality matters, a lot

The Washington Post
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March 19, 2013
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So Hillary Clinton released a video this morning announcing that she now formally supports gay marriage. There have been lots of questions about Clinton’s motives and timing here, but here’s why the timing is actually a good thing: It comes just as the Supreme Court is preparing to hear two gay marriage cases, with potentially far reaching consequences for the future of marriage equality.