Carol Moseley-Braun on Gay Marriage

Last Updated : Apr 28, 2010

Voting Record

Defense of Marriage Act

In 1996, the Defense of Marriage Act passed the Senate with the support of 100% of the Republicans and roughly 2/3 of the Democrats. The bill defined marriage as a union between 1 man and 1 woman, and stated that no jurisdiction would be required to honor the marriage betweeen two men or two women which was granted in another jurisdiction. Carol Moseley-Braun voted against the Defense of Marriage Act.

Carol Moseley-Braun voted against the Defense of Marriage Act.

 

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