For once Fineman got it right.
Via The Hill:
Sen. Kay Hagan (N.C.) on Wednesday became the latest Democratic senator to announce her support for same-sex marriage, as the Supreme Court weighs two landmark cases on gay rights.
In an interview on Wednesday, Hagan told the Raleigh News & Observer “we should not tell people who they can love or who they can marry.”
“I know there are strong feelings on both sides, and I have a great deal of respect for their opinions,” the North Carolina senator said. “But after much thought and prayer on my part this is where I am today.
Hagan follows a number of other prominent Democratic senators this week, including many from swing states or traditionally Republican strongholds, who have publicly embraced gay marriage. Earlier this week Sens. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) and Jon Tester (D-Mont.) announced their support.
Hagan’s announcement means there are nine Democrats in the Senate who have not endorsed same-sex marriage.