Bill protecting same-sex marriage gains bipartisan support in U.S. Senate

By: - November 16, 2022 5:14 pm
Demonstrators hold a rainbow flag outside the U.S. Supreme Court

The marriage equality legislation was set in motion this summer following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, ending the constitutional right to an abortion. Here, supporters and opponents of same-sex marriage demonstrate near the Supreme Court on April 28, 2015, in Washington, D.C. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.