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

The proposal includes “all religious liberty and conscience protections available under the constitution or federal law”

By: - November 16, 2022 3:16 pm

A couple poses for a photo near the Supreme Court on April 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. as the court heard arguments concerning whether same-sex marriage is a constitutional right. (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.