Later, Obama aides will dispute that he actually filled out the questionnaire himself. The State Department revised its Foreign Affairs Manual to allow same-sex couples to obtain passports under the names recognized by their state through their marriages or civil unions. Obama is 'undecided' about same-sex marriage. Department of Education hosted five summits on strategies for protecting students, including LGBT students, from bullying and harassment. It previously prevented the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages, until the Supreme Court ruled that provision unconstitutional in ABC broke into its daytime lineup May 9,to announce a historic shift:
Now, for me as a Christian — for me — for me as a Christian, it is also a sacred union.
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ABC broke into its daytime lineup May 9,to announce a historic shift: Full circle Obama was in favor of same-sex marriage before he was against it — and before he was for it again. This report, which was developed in collaboration with the American Psychological Association and a panel of behavioral health experts, is the first federal in-depth review of conversion therapy. He told a group of liberal bloggers"I have been to this point unwilling to sign on to same-sex marriage primarily because of my understandings of the traditional definitions of marriage. The federal government, as well as the majority of states, do not have blanket prohibitions on LGBT discrimination. Two states, California and New Jersey, have outlawed the practice. Obama opposes the federal Defense of Marriage Act while running for a U.