Nelson Changes Stance on Gay Marriage
A week ago, Bill Nelson said marriage should be between a man and a woman. Now, the Florida Senator has changed his position on gay marriage, saying to "discriminate against one class and not another is wrong for me."
WASHINGTON - Florida Sen. Bill Nelson reversed his opposition to gay marriage on Thursday, joining a swell of moderate Democrats to do so recently as public support for gay marriage has grown.Nelson, who last week insisted marriage should be between a man and a woman, said he concluded that stance was inconsistent with the beliefs embedded in the Declaration of Independence."It is generally accepted in American law and U.S.