05/10/2012 11:15 am ET Updated Jul 10, 2012

DEBATE: Obama Same-Sex Marriage Stance Risks His Chances For Reelection

As we heard yesterday, President Obama affirmed his support for same-sex marriage. The announcement stirred up a whirlwind of opinions, and many HuffPost commenters had opposing views as to how this will affect the upcoming presidential election.

Below are some arguments from HuffPost Pundit users on whether the president's new stance lowers his chances for reelection. Who makes the strongest argument? Place your votes and give us your take in the comments below.