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VIDEO: Snow Compares Gay Marriage Ban With ‘Civil Rights’ Legislation

By ThinkProgress on June 5, 2006 at 3:26 pm

"VIDEO: Snow Compares Gay Marriage Ban With ‘Civil Rights’ Legislation"

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At this afternoon’s press conference, White House Press Secretary Tony Snow compared the constitutional amendment banning gay marriage supported by President Bush to historic “civil rights” legislation. Later Snow was asked if he really meant to equate banning gay marriage with “civil rights.” Snow responded, “How do you define civil rights?” Watch it:

Raw Story has the transcript.

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