Follow us. Retrieved May 7, Mehlman was George Bush's campaign manager for the nail-biting presidential election, and served as chairman of the national Republican party from to He said that he plans to be an advocate for gay rights within the GOP, that he remains proud to be a Republican, and that his political identity is not defined by any one issue. Namespaces Article Talk.
Marc Ambinder is a contributing editor at The Atlantic.
November 21, Nonetheless, as Ambinder writes, Mehlman says he "beat back efforts to attack same-sex marriage" in private discussions with GOP officials -- knowing, of course, that Bush strategist Karl Rove "had been working with Republicans to make sure that anti-gay initiatives and referenda would appear on November ballots in and " to help the party. Real Life. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
I am extremely angry about it all.