NOM Exposed Releases A Pro-Marriage Equality Pledge

At least four GOP presidential candidates — Rick Perry, Mitt Romney, Michele Bachmann, and Rick Santorum — have signed on to the National Organization for Marriage’s (NOM) anti-gay marriage pledge. The candidates vow to establish a “presidential commission on religious liberty” to investigate instances of discrimination against conservatives, “send a Constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman to the states for ratification and appoint U.S. Supreme Court and federal judges who will “reject the idea our Founding Fathers inserted a right to gay marriage into our Constitution.” Responding to NOM’s homophobia and divisiveness, NOM Exposed is out with a counter pledge that promotes equality for everyone: