Ron Johnson Susan Collins Thom Tillis Washington state Maine state Ohio lgbtq reports Ron Johnson Susan Collins Thom Tillis Washington state Maine state Ohio

Senate Dems weigh including same-sex marriage bill in budget stopgap

Reading now: 648
www.washingtonblade.com

Senate Democrats upon return from August recess are weighing whether to include a provision seeking to codify same-sex marriage into law as part of a measure that would temporarily continue funding the government as lawmakers hammer out the budget for the upcoming year.

Something senior Senate Democrats have been considering in recent days is possibly adding marriage equality to the continuing resolution, a Capitol Hill source with knowledge of the talks told the Washington Blade on Tuesday morning.

The news was first reported by Jake Sherman of PunchBowl News. Supporters of the Respect for Marriage Act, which seeks to codify same-sex marriage into law amid fears the U.S.

Read more on washingtonblade.com
The website meaws.com is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News

DMCA