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May 9, 2012 5:52 pm

President Obama’s Support for Gay Marriage Brings New Donors (VIDEO)

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President Barack Obama delivers the 2012 State of the Union address. Photo: wiki commons.

LA Times – President Obama’s decision to embrace gay marriage may add a political complication to his reelection bid, but it is also unleashing a wave of new financial support from gay and lesbian donors that were already major supporters of his candidacy.

“Today has focused attention and enthusiasm in an almost cathartic way,” said Andrew Tobias, treasurer of the Democratic National Committee and a top bundler for Obama. “Within¬† minutes, people were calling with their credit cards. They’re thrilled.”

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