47 House Republicans join Democrats to pass marriage equality bill


The US House of Representatives has passed the Respect for Marriage Act to protect marriage equality, a direct response to the US Supreme Court’s suggestion that it could revisit cases that affirm same-sex marriage protections in its recent decision to strike down abortion rights. All Democratic lawmakers supported the bill’s passage on 19 July, with only 47 Republicans joining in support; 15...

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