Well, lookit that. This shouldn’t be a surprise, because the tenets of conservatism are against any kind of government intrusion into our lives, including forbidding gays to marry. This is real conservatism though, not the “Jesus told Jefferson what to write” kind of conservatism most people know today.
I hope his position on this gets as much nodding and harumph-ing in the right-wing community as does his support of torture. Or maybe, for them, these comments are a form of torture they can all agree to outlaw.