He also says that he supports affirmative action for gays and lesbians. The results of the theme study are expected later this year. Now, for me as a Christian — for me — for me as a Christian, it is also a sacred union.
The order applies to a group of workers that, at around 28 million, accounts for about one-fifth of the American workforce.
In a surprising anti-climax to one of the most important legal battles of the last several decades, the Supreme Court announced today that it would not hear several cases where federal appeals courts…. Katy Steinmetz. Last month, Theodore Olson and David Boies, lawyers arguing for gay marriage, met with Verrilli and other government lawyers to urge the administration to file a brief in the case.
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Republicans and opponents of same-sex marriage sharply criticized the administration's decision as an undue distraction from focus on the economy and an extraordinary break from precedent. Veterans are divided about reports Trump disparaged military.
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