Addressing an important rights issue, President Barack Obama has written a memo ordering hospitals in the U.S. to grant to gay and lesbian partners the same visitation privileges already enjoyed by married heterosexual couples.
We could be wrong, but it appears Tony Snow just defended Condi Rice for recognizing the mother of a new White House appointee's gay partner as his "mother-in-law" (h/t AMERICAblog) More after the jump
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