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House Leaders Condemn Boehner for Intent to Defend DOMA in New Case Involving Iraq War Veteran

3 years agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) have written a letter to House Speaker John Boehner condemning his decision to intervene and defend yet another challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). The...
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