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Sen. Rob Portman Glad Same Sex Marriage Left To States

U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio supports the court ruling against the federal D.O.M.A. and wants to see Ohio ban on gay marriage end.
June 27, 2013

Ohio’s Junior U.S. Senator Rob Portman supports the U.S. Supreme Court decision against the federal Defense of Marriage Act or DOMA. Portman says while he would have preferred Congress repeal DOMA he supports gay marriage.

Columbus law schools permit military recruiters despite discrimination policy

6, 2005

Some law schools around the country have banned military recruiters from their campuses because of the Pentagon’s don’t ask, don’t tell policy regarding gays. The federal government threatened to cut all federal funding for colleges and universities which refused recruiters. Three dozen law schools have sued the Defense Department for violating their right to free speech. The Supreme Court heard opening arguments Tuesday.