Thus, conveniently for representative dipshit, his requirement that churches be exempt from an equal rights marriage law (such that they are not suddenly required to perform the rite of marriage for same- couples) is already implicitly met via the constitution, but i would have no problem with making it explicit in equal rights marriage legislation to make it clear and appease people who fall into his class of pantwetter. mid-term voters are, on average,whiter, older, and more republican and that was certainly the case last year. as long as he doesn ,t join a filibuster, the insufferable little prick can fluff his rich pals all he wants. ugg ding writers editors sometimes, but ugg love them one and all. clinton won because the govenrment shut down seriously inconvienced pretty much everyone in the country and imposed serious hardship on many and when that happens, actually have a motive to start paying serious attention and they quickly identify who being an asshole.