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Gavin Newsom At Netroots Nation: On Gay Marriage, Running For Governor (VIDEO)

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San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom arrived in Austin, Texas, on Saturday to address the Netroots Nation conference. Newsom, who launched an exploratory bid for governor earlier this month, has "built a national reputation pushing cutting-edge -- and controversial -- policies on same-sex marriage, healthcare and other issues."

We talked with Newsom about gay marriage politics and his gubernatorial ambitions: