The Huffington Post
April 26, 2013

Former president George W. Bush refused to comment on same-sex marriage on Thursday, saying he didn't want to wade into hot topics. In an interview that aired on "CBS This Morning," Charlie Rose asked Bush about his one-time support for a constitutional amendment banning marriage equality. "Yeah, well, I'm not, I'm not weighing in on these issues, as you know, because I've made the decision to get off the stage," Bush replied. "And so I'm off the stage."