Ed Team

Mayor Newsom's Slippery Slope

Filed By Ed Team | June 07, 2008 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Marriage Equality, Quote of the Day
Tags: California, marriage, Mayor Gavin Newsom, San Diego, San Francisco

"If you don't want to provide a marriage certificate and you've got a job that does that, then you should think twice about why you got the job in the first place and maybe you should get a new job...[t]alk about a slippery slope, Mr. County Clerk down in San Diego."

-- San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom responding to the San Diego Clerk, who has been fighting granting licenses at all because of their "their moral values".

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And if you've got a job that requires you to uphold California law, and you don't want to uphold that law, then maybe you should think twice about why you got that job in the first place, Gavin News- I mean Mr. County Clerk! Mr. County Clerk!

The chutzpah of some people.