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Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Sunday denied a request from Proposition 8 supporters to halt the issuance of same-sex marriage licenses in California.

California Attorney General Kamala Harris officiating Prop. 8 plaintiffs’ San Francisco wedding

+ Prop 8 plaintiffs Jeff & Paul are married!

Prop 8 plaintiffs Jeff & Paul are married!

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+ Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issues order clearing way for same-sex marriage to resume in California

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issues order clearing way for same-sex marriage to resume in California

»Federal appeals court dissolves stay blocking same-sex marriage from proceeding in Calif.; marriages can begin immediately
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Same Old Party: GOP Press Conference on DOMA (REDUX)

+ The GOP reacts to DOMA
Gay marriage emerges “at the end of a great civilization.” – Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX)
“Society itself is at risk and cannot continue.” - Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI)
“My thoughts on the SCOTUS ruling that determined that same sex marriage is okay: “Jesus wept.” - Gov. Mike Huckabee
“The Supreme Court appears to be in collusion with the president and in Injustice Department” - Rep. Randy Weber, (R-TX)
"Every child deserves a mommy and a daddy, and with this decision they undercut the needs of our children." - Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS)
“I think it was wrong … The Court, without a basis in standing substituted their own judgment for the judgment of a Republican Congress and a Democratic President.” – Gov. Chris Christie
“People take it to one extension further — does it have to be humans?…I’m kinda with you…we should not just say ‘oh, we’re punting on it, marriage can be anything.” – Sen. Rand Paul
“Endangers federalism as well as the most time-honored tradition in the history of Western civilization,” – Ralph Reed
“They’ve allowed corrupt politicians and judges to betray the voters, rewarding them for their betrayal.” - Brian Brown, President National Organization for Marriage
"The Supreme Court, though they may think so, have not risen to the level of God." – Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN)
“The Supreme Court bent over backwards to find a way to make (the act) unconstitutional.” – Rep. John Fleming (R-LA)
"My response will be later this week to file a Federal Marriage Amendment" - Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS)

The GOP reacts to DOMA

  • Gay marriage emerges “at the end of a great civilization.” – Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX)
  • “Society itself is at risk and cannot continue.” - Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI)
  • “My thoughts on the SCOTUS ruling that determined that same sex marriage is okay: “Jesus wept.” - Gov. Mike Huckabee
  • “The Supreme Court appears to be in collusion with the president and in Injustice Department” - Rep. Randy Weber, (R-TX)
  • "Every child deserves a mommy and a daddy, and with this decision they undercut the needs of our children." - Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS)
  • “I think it was wrong … The Court, without a basis in standing substituted their own judgment for the judgment of a Republican Congress and a Democratic President.” – Gov. Chris Christie
  • “People take it to one extension further — does it have to be humans?…I’m kinda with you…we should not just say ‘oh, we’re punting on it, marriage can be anything.” – Sen. Rand Paul
  • “Endangers federalism as well as the most time-honored tradition in the history of Western civilization,” – Ralph Reed
  • “They’ve allowed corrupt politicians and judges to betray the voters, rewarding them for their betrayal.” - Brian Brown, President National Organization for Marriage
  • "The Supreme Court, though they may think so, have not risen to the level of God." – Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN)
  • “The Supreme Court bent over backwards to find a way to make (the act) unconstitutional.” – Rep. John Fleming (R-LA)
  • "My response will be later this week to file a Federal Marriage Amendment" - Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS)