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Biden scores another bipartisan win with Respect for Marriage Act

Posted on AllSides December 13th, 2022
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It seems like ages ago, but as recently as 2012, marriage equality was still quite controversial. In fact, most national Democratic leaders were still reluctant at the time to endorse equal marriage rights, regardless of sexual orientation.

With this in mind, then-Vice President Joe Biden surprised many in May 2012 when he appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and spoke his mind. Asked about his personal perspective on same-sex marriage, the Delaware Democrat replied, “I am absolutely comfortable with the fact that men marrying men, women marrying women, and heterosexual men and women marrying...

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https://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/maddowblog/biden-scores-another-bipartisan-win-respect-marriage-act-rcna61529

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