Would A Gay Irish President Legalize Gay Marriage, Adoptions, And Blood Donations?

Openly gay Irish Senator David Norris was the favorite in Ireland’s presidential race, but then he dropped out. Now that he’s rejoined the race , a recent opinion poll places him three percentage points ahead of his political rivals in the lead up to the October 28th elections. Ireland doesn’t allows same-sex marriage, same-sex adoptions, or gay blood donations—could a Norris presidency help bring change in the Emerald Isle?