Here are the 12 Senate Republicans who helped pass same-sex marriage legislation

Here are the 12 Senate Republicans who helped pass same-sex marriage legislation

Twelve Senate Republicans on Tuesday backed final approval of a bill that would ensure federal protections for same-sex marriage, allowing it to surpass the 60-vote threshold needed for passage. The Republicans in the upper chamber who supported the bill were Sens. Susan Collins (Maine), Lisa Murkowski (Alaska), Rob Portman (Ohio), Thom Tillis (NC), Mitt Romney … Read more

Here are the 12 Senate Republicans who helped pass same-sex marriage legislation

Here are the 12 Senate Republicans who helped pass same-sex marriage legislation

Twelve Senate Republicans on Tuesday backed final approval of a bill that would ensure federal protections for same-sex marriage, allowing it to surpass the 60-vote threshold needed for passage. The Republicans in the upper chamber who supported the bill were Sens. Susan Collins (Maine), Lisa Murkowski (Alaska), Rob Portman (Ohio), Thom Tillis (NC), Mitt Romney … Read more

In a stunning move, the LDS Church comes out for a bill that recognizes same-sex marriage

In a stunning move, the LDS Church comes out for a bill that recognizes same-sex marriage

In an unexpected move, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gave its support Tuesday to a proposed federal law that would codify marriages between same-sex couples. The Utah-based faith’s doctrine “related to marriage between a man and a woman is well known and will remain unchanged,” the church stated in a news release. … Read more