The solution to the marriage issue is to adopt a federal marriage amendment which protects traditional marriage.
The New Yorker’s magazine cover features Sesame Street’s Bert and Ernie snuggled on the couch celebrating the Supreme Court DOMA ruling.
The U.S. Supreme Court strikes down DOMA (the Defense of Marriage Act) and declines to rule on Proposition 8 leaving marriage battle with the states.
The Defense of Marriage Act, DOMA, appears to be in jeopardy based on Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s line of questions to attorney Paul Clement.
The Supreme Court of the United States announced Friday to take up two cases related to same-sex marriage. A mixed result for both sides is likely.
This is the final draft of the 2012 GOP Platform that delegates will vote on this week during the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa, FL. Some noteworthy items (not exhaustive): Establishing a commission to look at the feasibility of returning to a metallic basis for U.S. Currency, so a return to having sound money. […]
Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty is making some interesting decisions. He signed the SBA-List pro-life leadership pledge, perhaps it was not necessary to do since he has a pretty solid issue on life issues, but he signed it anyway. I think signing the pledge was a good political move. Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney didn’t […]
Congressman Steve King (R-IA) gave testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday opposing the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) introduced legislation that seeks to repeal key provisions of DOMA, and Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) a ranking member on the committee invited Congressman King to give testimony. You can […]
Yesterday Congressman Ron Paul (R-TX) spoke at Pella Christian High School in Pella, IA for the second installment of The FAMiLY Leader’s Presidential Lecture Series. Afterwards there was a Q&A time where Bob Vander Plaats and Chuck Hurley asked questions they were given by members of the audience. His speech itself was fine. Congressman Paul […]
Washington, DC – In response to the House Republican Leadership promising action to defend the Defense of Marriage Act, former Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) issued the following statement: “I am encouraged that House Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor have acknowledged that the House of Representatives has an obligation to defend the Defense […]
Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin gave a statement on President Barack Obama’s decision to not defend DOMA via the National Organization for Marriage: I have always believed that marriage is between one man and one woman. Like the majority of Americans, I support the Defense of Marriage Act and find it appalling that the Obama […]
Both House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) indicated that the House of Representatives will pick up the ball that the Obama administration dropped on DOMA. Speaker Boehner in an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network’s David Brody said: I’m really disappointed in the President and the Department of Justice […]
LAKE JACKSON, TX – Congressman Ron Paul issued the following statement in response to Attorney General Eric Holder’s announcement that the Obama Administration will cease to defend the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) against legal challenges. “The Defense of Marriage Act was enacted in 1996 to stop Big Government in Washington from re-defining marriage and […]
Laura Ingraham interviews Mike Huckabee on his new book, A Simple Government.
Attorney General Eric Holder announced that the U.S. Department of Justice will no longer defend DOMA, Holder said in his statement: After careful consideration, including a review of my recommendation, the President has concluded that given a number of factors, including a documented history of discrimination, classifications based on sexual orientation should be subject to […]
I read an article at Radio Iowa while eating lunch that made my blood boil. Former Iowa Supreme Court Justice Michael Streit whined to the liberal legal establishment (I realize that is redundant) that politics have now “distorted” the process. Mark Geary of KCRG Radio in Cedar Rapids, IA reports: He said the court’s controversial […]