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Candidate Positions on Same-sex marriage

The following positions reflect those used for each candidate in the Select A Candidate survey. They come from the candidates; public statements, Web sites, and responses to Minnesota Public Radio questionnaires. In some cases, candidiates have failed to respond to inquiries, and their position is noted as "No known opinion."

Question: Do you favor or oppose a constitutional amendment defining marriage as between one man and one woman?
Glen MenzeGlen Menze ANSWER OPTION: I am in favor of traditional marriage as being between one man and one woman.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: Glen Menze Campaign (More Info)

Collin PetersonCollin Peterson ANSWER OPTION: I favor a constitutional amendment defining marriage as between one man and one woman.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: Peterson voted Yes to proposing an amendment to the Constitution to such an effect. The vote failed to achieve 2/3rds majority needed to advance a Constitutional amendment. (More Info)