Kmiec Explains His Support for Obama

, Legal Times

Not long ago, Douglas Kmiec was an active campaigner for Mitt Romney for president -- a plausible fit for the conservative Pepperdine law professor who once served in the DOJ's Office of Legal Counsel for Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. But now, Kmiec has switched his support to none other than Sen. Barack Obama. In this Q&A with Legal Times' Tony Mauro, Kmiec explains how he reached his decision to back Obama.