Obama Endorses Feinstein’s Bill To Repeal Defense Of Marriage Act

Posted by | July 19, 2011 18:51 | Filed under: Top Stories

Hearings will be held this week on the bill to repeal DOMA.

Responding to a question from Metro Weekly’s Chris Geidner, White House Press Briefing, Jay Carney said Obama was “proud to support the Respect for Marriage Act” to “take DOMA off the books once and for all.” “This legislation would uphold the principle that the federal government should not deny gay and lesbian couples the same rights and legal protections as straight couples,” he added.

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