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Senate passes same-sex bill with bipartisan support

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Senators on Tuesday passed legislation cementing federal protections for same-sex marriage, a historic step that follows months of bipartisan negotiations and puts the landmark bill just steps away from becoming law.
Published 2 months ago · Washington, United States

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Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins Senate passage

The bill, which would ensure that same-sex and interracial marriages are enshrined in federal law, was approved 61-36 on Tuesday, including support from 12 Republicans. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said the legislation was "a long time coming" and part of America's "difficult but inexorable march towards greater equality."

2 months ago·Mumbai, India
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Respect for Marriage Act: Senate passes same-sex marriage bill

The bill now goes back to the Democrat-led House before President Biden signs it into law.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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Same-sex marriage protection bill secures enough votes to pass U.S. Senate

By Moira Warburton WASHINGTON -The U.S. Senate passed a bill on Tuesday that would protect federal recognition of same-sex marriage, a measure taken up in response to worries the Supreme Court could overturn a 2015 decision that legalized it nationwide. The narrowly tailored bill, which would require the federal government to recognize a marriage if it was legal in the state in which

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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US Senate passes bill protecting same-sex marriage

House must now pass legislation as Democrats hurry to get it Biden to sign into law before Republicans take over the chamber

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins Senate passage

The Senate passed bipartisan legislation Tuesday to protect same-sex marriages, an extraordinary sign of shifting national politics on the issue and a measure of relief for the hundreds of thousands of same-sex couples who have married since the Supreme Court's 2015 decision that legalized gay marriage countrywide.

2 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins Senate passage

U.S. President Joe Biden praised the bipartisan vote and said he will sign the bill “promptly and proudly” if it is passed by the House.

2 months ago·India
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