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Will Democrats End Marriage As We Know It?

Qtaug Wrote: Aug 01, 2012 5:04 AM
Your god? My God finds this behavior sinful and harmful to the soul. Thank goodness for the Catholic Church, the only thing homosexuals can do there is abuse children!

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...