Electoral Implications of a Change of Heart

When the President spoke out in support of marriage equality this week, it seemed that everyone – on both sides of the debate – had a press release ready to go and they all hit “send” at the same time. Each had its own theory about what this meant for President Obama at the polls in November. Who’s right?  Joining us this week to analyze that is our friend Sarah Posner, senior editor at Religion Dispatches. Sarah has a deep understanding of the power and politics of the religious right, and has written excellent articles about this week’s events for both Religion Dispatches and Salon. Click here for the extended interview transcript and video.