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Will Democrats End Marriage As We Know It?

Anominus Wrote: Aug 01, 2012 12:40 PM
JFK, and the entire disgusting Kennedy family, for that matter, would hardly be good role models for human sexuality.
Kevlar Wrote: Aug 01, 2012 1:15 PM
Well, perhaps you're right...but Robert and John never questioned why evolution designed their rectum.

When the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) passed in Congress in 1996, the vote was bi-partisan and overwhelming. In the House, the tally was 342-67. Only the farthest left of Democrats and a handful of Republicans voted against it. A majority of Democrats supported marriage. In the Senate, the vote was even more lopsided and bi-partisan, 85-14. Again, most Democrats backed marriage. In both houses of Congress, the DOMA passed with such strong margins that President Clinton could clearly see the measure had better than "veto strength." That is, if he had vetoed the Defense of Marriage Act, Congress could have...