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Indiana GOP moves gay ban bill to the floor

Timothy Kincaid

January 22nd, 2014

As expected, the hand-selected committee chosen by Indiana House Leader Brian Bosma has given its rubber stamp to the divisive and discriminatory HJR-3, a proposal to put a gay marriage ban before voters in November. (Journal Gazette)

A panel of Indiana lawmakers has approved a proposed constitutional ban on gay marriage, sending the measure to the House of Representatives for consideration.

The House Elections Committee voted 9-3 to advance the measure Wednesday evening. The vote followed weeks of intense lobbying, emotional testimony and widespread uncertainty on the issue.

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Nathaniel
January 23rd, 2014 | LINK

Has the Indiana Senate voted on this? What are the chances of this bill making it out of either chamber?

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