Sam Arora, a Democratic member of the Maryland House of Delegates, caused a huge uproar and received national media attention when he voted againt marriage equality in the state. His "nay" vote followed his progressive election campaign in which he told constituents he was in favor of legalizing same-sex marriage AND after he co-sponsored the original marriage equality bill.
Interestingly, Arora remained silent on why he completely turned against the constituency that elected him. (He also turned his back on key Democratic figures, former President Bill Clinton and Maryland Gov. Michael O'Malley, both of whom sought Arora's marriage equality support.)
For the first time he publicly addresses the question of why he betrayed the...FULL STORY