Another Republican Backs Repeal Of Federal Anti-Gay Marriage Law

From ThinkProgress Wed Dec 26 2012, 14:00:33

The Defense of Marriage Act, a 1996 law that remains one of the biggest obstacles to marriage equality today, has lost another supporter, this time a GOPer swept into Congress in the Tea Party wave of 2010. Rep. Richard Hanna (R-NY) announced in a statement late last week that he has signed onto the Respect [...]

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