Hawaiian Democrat Candidate: Obama Shares My Opposition to SSM


Honolulu Civil Beat:

Former Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann is in the minority of 2nd Congressional District candidates when it comes to his views on same-sex marriage.

While most of the candidates in that race told Civil Beat that they believe same-sex marriage should be legal, Hannemann says that "marriage is between a man and a woman."

As a Democrat, Hannemann likely realizes how divisive his stance may be among some voters in his party. In Hannemann's recent response to a Civil Beat survey, he made sure to point out that he's not the only Democrat who doesn't support same-sex marriage.

"I do not support same-sex marriage as I believe that