Originally Posted by Thorzdad
The House passed a bill yesterday protecting marriage equality, and 47 Republicans voted with the majority. It’s nice to see Congress attempting to get out in front of what will almost certainly be a push to get SCOTUS to overturn Obergfell. Very surprised that many Rs were on-board. Hopefully that bodes well for the bill’s chances in the Senate.
My guess is it’s because that particular horse can’t be put back in the barn without it getting very messy. Countless contracts depend on Obergefell
, as does immigration law.