Senator Al Franken Vows To Repeal Anti-Gay Marriage Law

Sen Franken Vows To Repeal Anti-Gay Marriage Law

U.S. Sen. Al Franken says he will work to repeal the so-called Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), a law that prevents federal recognition of same-sex marriages and allows states to refuse to acknowledge a same-sex marriage from another state.

Senator John Harrington talks about slavery and gay marriage

Slavery And Gay Marriage

Senator John Harrington says a proposed anti-gay marriage amendment to Minnesota’s constitution appears to be based on religious reasoning from the book of Leviticus, which makes mentions of homosexuals. Senator Harrington says basing legislation on Leviticus worrys him since that book of the bible also says slavery is OK. Senator Harrington happens to be black.