Liz Benjamin and Rick Karlin Discuss the Failed Gay Marriage Bill
Wednesday, December 02, 2009
The state Senate has voted down a landmark bill that would've legalized gay marriage. Liz Benjamin of the New York Daily News and Rick Karlin of the Albany Times Union discuss with WNYC's Amy Eddings what it means that eight Democrats voted against the bill. Karlin says Democrats were running scared, afraid of anti-incumbent sentiments. And Benjamin says Albany has become a place "where you can't trust anyone anymore." The full conversation is below.