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Pres. George H.W. Bush Formally Witnesses Same-Sex Wedding Ceremony!

Though he hasn't made any public statements, it appears that former President George H.W. Bush supports marriage equality. At least that's our take-away now that he's formally witnessed a same-sex wedding ceremony!

The Washington Post reports:

Former President George H.W. Bush served as an official witness this past weekend at the Maine wedding of Bonnie Clement and Helen Thorgalsen, co-owners of a Kennebunk general store. Thorgalsen posted a photo of the 41st commander-in-chief signing a set of documents for them at an outdoor celebration: “Getting our marriage license witnessed!”

Bush's rep Jim McGrath confirmed the President and his wife's attendance and  says: “They were private citizens attending a private ceremony for two friends.”

You don't have to downplay it, Jim. It's a good thing!!


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One is never too old to "come out".

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