Gay Marriage Shift Gives Obama Fundraising Boost

President Barack Obama has seen an uptick in fundraising since he announced his shift on gay marriage, with some Democratic rainmakers citing renewed interest from gay and lesbian donors who had been urging the president to clarify his stance on the divisive social issue.

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  • Obama's gay marriage stance sets off money rush
    The gay marriage fight is unlikely to change the balance much, said Paul Gray, a major donor to the Obama campaign based in Chicago. "As far as fundraising is concerned ... "That's a pretty big shift." Despite the resurgence of culture wars, the 2012 ...
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    05/10/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Obama's gay marriage stance sets off money rush
    Slideshow (4 Images) The gay marriage fight is unlikely to change the balance much, said Paul Gray, a major donor to the Obama campaign based in Chicago. “As far as fundraising is concerned ... “That’s a pretty big shift.” Despite the resurgence ...
    05/10/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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