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NY-20: Democrat Scott Murphy Dodges a Few Questions (Update: Murphy Spokesman Says He Would Have Voted for D.C. Gun Rights)

4:45 PM, Mar 16, 2009 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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On gay marriage:

Supports full equal rights for same-sex couples through civil unions, but believes "churches as private institutions can call whatever they want marriages."

On the war:

"I've come out in favor of closing Guantanamo. I've come out in favor of President Obama's plan for getting us out of Iraq. I've come out in favor of the surge in Afghanistan."