issues that wound through Gov. The US Defense Department announced in Aug. The Bible, in Leviticus 18:22, states: "Thou shalt not lie with mankind, as with womankind: itis abomination thus condemning homosexual relationships. There are great clinics and amazing services that provide low-income female reproductive health care that dont also participate in abortions. Ahlquist: Tax dollars should not go to Planned Parenthood or clinics that are providing abortions. Butch Otters three terms. (Note that I only retained groups that had at least 100 respondents in both the 20 waves). 45 A July 2010 study found that children of gay fathers were "as well-adjusted as those adopted by heterosexual parents." 46 As former Washington Post columnist Ezra Klein wrote, "We should be begging gay couples to adopt children. 86, benefits only available to married couples include hospital visitation during an illness, the option of filing a joint tax return to reduce a tax burden, access to family health coverage, US residency and family unification for partners from another country, and bereavement leave and. The US federal government does not grant equivalent benefits to gay couples in civil unions or domestic partnerships., an Oct. 94, the concept of "traditional marriage" has changed over time, and the definition of marriage as always being between one man and one woman is historically inaccurate. 52 Children without a mother are deprived of the emotional security and unique advice that mothers provide. A smaller share of Republicans favor same-sex marriage (40 although they also have become more supportive in recent years. The seven states with the highest divorce rates between 20ll had constitutional prohibitions to gay marriage. 2012 that gay marriage threatened "the future of humanity itself." 145 Legalizing gay marriage often leads to an end to domestic partnership benefits for gay and straight couples, which disadvantages couples who choose not to get married. In upholding gay marriage bans in Kentucky, Michigan. He can be contacted via. We believe in fundamental fairness. Ahlquist: I absolutely support stand your ground.
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