Ashley Swearengin says: "Proposition 8 says marriage is simply between a man and a woman and of course I support that. It’s my long held view, and today I officially endorse Prop 8."
On the other hand, Mayoral Candidate Henry T. Perea will not back or support it, saying: "I believe marriage is to be between a man and a woman but I will not vote to support the proposition. It is a civil rights issue."
Watch the local news story here: ABC 30 News Video – Fresno Mayoral Candidates On Gay Marriage and Prop 8
Read about Proposition 8 here: Wikipedia – Proposition 8 California 2008