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Calling for special session could open can of worms

By Richard Borreca

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 20, 2013

~~<p>Figuring out Gov. Neil Abercrombie and the Legislature's stand on gay marriage is more of a Zen koan than a political platform.</p>
<p>How else can you explain a governor who can refuse to support Hawaii's marriage law in federal court, yet countenance his Department of Health representing the state's position proscribing marriage as only between a man and woman?</p>
~~

Figuring out Gov. Neil Abercrombie and the Legislature's stand on gay marriage is more of a Zen koan than a political platform.

How else can you explain a governor who can refuse to support Hawaii's marriage law in federal court, yet countenance his Department of Health representing the state's position proscribing marriage as only between a man and woman? Login for more...



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