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Cruz Will Vote Against Codifying Same-Sex Marriage

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Sen. Ted Cruz said he plans to vote against a bill protecting same-sex marriage. Cruz said the bill would threaten religious liberties if passed. The Respect For Marriage Act passed the House in July with 47 Republicans voting for it. Cruz's comments come amid growing concerns about the vulnerability of Supreme Court rulings protecting LGBTQ rights.
3 months ago·Austin, United States

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Ted Cruz won’t support bipartisan same-sex marriage legislation

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3 months ago·United States
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3 months ago·Minneapolis, United States
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Cruz Will Vote Against Codifying Same-Sex Marriage

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) “said he will vote against a bill to codify same-sex marriage protections into federal law, ahead of a potential showdown in the Senate over one of the few remaining Democratic priorities expected to get a vote before the midterm elections,” the Texas Tribune reports.

3 months ago·New York, United States
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Ted Cruz will vote against same-sex marriage protection bill

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3 months ago·Houston, United States
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Ted Cruz seeks to rally fellow Senate Republicans against same-sex marriage bill

WASHINGTON - Sen. Ted Cruz is urging other GOP senators to hold the line against legislation that would cement federal protections for same-sex marriage. The...

3 months ago·Dallas, United States
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