Tag Archives: DOMA

“Obama legacy one of lawlessness” member of Congress says

By Jack Minor –   Congresswoman Michelle Bachmann said history will record President Obama’s legacy as one of establishing lawlessness throughout the country on a variety of issues.   The remarks by Bachmann, who was a Republican presidential candidate, was … Continue reading

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“Gays” still pressing for govt. approval

by Peter Grady —   An attorney says a bill introduced in Congress that would provide same gender pairs Social Security benefits violates the spirit and intent of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). DOMA which passed with wide bi-partisan … Continue reading

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Bill introduced to protect chaplains and servicemembers right to oppose homosexuality

by Peter Grady —   An advocate for soldiers in the US military says it is vital that Congress passed a proposed amendment that protects the right to speak out in support of traditional family values in the Armed Forces. … Continue reading

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Senate to vote on repeal of defense of marriage act

    by Jack Minor – The United States Senate is scheduled to vote on a bill that would effectively repeal the Defense of Marriage Act, which declared marriage to be limited to a man and a woman, this Thursday, … Continue reading

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FEC allows foreigner to run for president

by Jack Minor – An individual who was born in another country, but later became naturalized, has been given permission to run as a presidential candidate by the Federal Elections Commission. Abdul Karim Hassan filed a request with the FEC … Continue reading

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New York says it has right to define marriage, Colorado does not

  By Jack Minor   The state of New York is asserting a sovereign right to define marriage, while claiming that states such as Colorado, that prohibit same sex marriages, do not have a similar right.   Last week, New … Continue reading

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Executive vs. Legislative: Justice files brief against DOMA, opposing Congressional attorney

  by Jack Minor The government has announced it will appeal a federal appeals court ruling that, regardless of how it will affect troop readiness, the military must immediately allow “gay” soldiers to serve.  During the lame duck session, Congress repealed a … Continue reading

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“I don’t like it and I’m not going to do it!”

Attorney Paul Clement by Jack Minor  Recent actions by both the federal and state governments have indicated they will simply ignore their responsibilities by refusing to defend or enforce laws they do not like.  In 1996 Congress passed the Defense … Continue reading

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Kagan Must Answer Question About DOMA

By Phyllis Schafly If Elena Kagan is confirmed for the Supreme Court, it will not matter that Martha Coakley failed to win her bid to fill out Ted Kennedy’s Senate seat. Kagan’s 30-plus years as one of nine votes on … Continue reading

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