California Attorney General Kamala Harris understands the will of the people. But she also understands the Constitution. And when it comes to California’s ban on same sex marriage, she knows where she stands. The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments for and against same sex marriage this week in a challenge to California’s Proposition 8, that state’s voter approved ban on gay marriage. But California Attorney General Kamala Harris isn’t in favor of the ban, and she made a compelling case against it on the Sunday talk show circuit.
“I am absolutely against a ban on same sex marriages because it is simply unconstitutional,” Harris says. “It is one thing to read the polls…but it is more important to read the Constitution.”