North Carolina Governor: Anti-Gay Amendment Is ‘Dangerous For Women’

Momentum is building against North Carolina’s discriminatory constitutional amendment, which would ban same-sex marriage, civil unions, and domestic partnerships. Yesterday, Gov. Bev Perdue (D) joined Republicans, conservatives, and religious leaders in speaking out against the measure, warning in a new video that the amendment could prove “dangerous for women.” “There is a real risk that some laws we have on the books now to protect the victims of domestic violence may no longer apply to many women in the state,” she says. Watch it: