Democratic Hawaii Rep. She supported the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and anti-bullying legislation. Oct 10, Blog. The earliest hints that Klobuchar was shifting on marriage equality date back to , when she backed the Respect for Marriage Act, the bill that would have overturned the Defense of Marriage Act.
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Email icon An envelope. Supreme Court. He opposed DOMA, and joined the 65 Democrats who voted against it in ; it passed with overwhelming majorities in both the U. US News. United States Speaking English. I found O'Brien's response particularly odd because, well, as a journalist, you'd think O'Brien would appreciate candidates who actually directly address the criticisms they've been getting from the media. Her campaign did not respond.
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This is your chance to support the traditional definition of a core social institution that has served our nation and civilisation so well, and served it for millennia. We provide health care to people who are serving the country, we provide health care to people who are incarcerated," he told The Blade. Search for:. World News.
Herb Kohl. Michelangelo Signorile is a HuffPost editor-at-large. I still find O'Brien's response to be weird and somewhat telling. The Democratic platform calls for allowing same sex marriage. Do not be afraid.