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Openly gay former Congressman Jim Kolbe has rescinded his support for fellow Republican Tim Bee’s congressional campaign. While Kolbe cited “personal reasons,” others speculate that Bee’s support for a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage may have been the final straw. If that were true, however, why would Kolbe refuse to say so? Republican shame, perhaps? [Gay Politics]

By:           Andrew Belonksy
On:           Jul 8, 2008
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    • chandler in lasvegas
      chandler in lasvegas

      Kolbe is an odd duck in Republican politics; he is an honorable man. Unable to repudiate, unable to effect change, he simply excuses himself. I have lots of older friends that act this way. If he were 20 years younger, he would have held a press conference, announced he was registering Democratic and give them the big FU.

      Jul 8, 2008 at 1:48 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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