Curiouser and curiouser. This afternoon in a 7-6 vote, the NJ senate judiciary committee rejected Bruce Harris for the state's highest court, in part because America's first black gay Republican mayor said he would recuse himself from the court's contentious case over gay marriage. His detractors claim he cut this deal with antigay Governor Chris Christie in order to secure the nomination. Democrats are determined to win gay marriage for the garden state and don't want a judge who won't provide a crucial vote for it.
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