same-sex marriage

How senators 'defied political gravity' on same-sex marriage

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Passing legislation to protect same-sex marriages in the Senate was a monthslong effort, building on a decadeslong push. Wisconsin Sen. Tammy Baldwin and four other senators implored their colleagues to tweak the bill to…

Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins Senate passage

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate has passed landmark bipartisan legislation to protect same-sex marriages. It's an extraordinary sign of shifting national politics on the issue and a measure of relief for the hundreds of thousands of same-sex…

Same-sex couples updating legal status after abortion ruling

By JAY REEVES Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The Supreme Court's decision eliminating the constitutional right to abortion is causing anxiety for people in same-sex marriages, particularly those with children. The decision last week overturning Roe v. Wade didn't…