“As a strong supporter of marriage equality, I am proud that President Obama has joined the millions of Americans committed to equal rights and fairness for all our citizens,” Yarmuth said. “This is a historic day for loving and committed gay and lesbian couples and their families across our country.”
The High Court will be deciding a number of potentially "landmark" cases this term; not the least of which is the battle over President Obama's scheme for health care reform, the Affordable Care Act ("Obamacare").
Can the ship's captain marry you and your bunk-mate? Not according to congress!
On July 7th, Ben Chandler voted for an anti-gay amendment to a Pentagon appropriations bill that only existed as a vehicle for homophobes to flex their political muscle.