Democrats Push Repeal Of Defense Of Marriage Act

Senate Democrats who back gay marriage have decided now is the time to repeal a federal law defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman.

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    Capuano was very much an advocate for LGBTQ issues in Congress, sponsoring legislation to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA ... Progressive candidates may be willing to push harder and more ...
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    12/23/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
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    Senate Democrats who back gay marriage have decided now is the time to repeal a federal law defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman. The Democrats may satisfy their gay marriage supporters ...
    12/22/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
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