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Marriage Equality Bill Clears Congress In House Vote; Joe Biden Next Will Sign Protections For Same-Sex And Interracial Unions

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    -12% Somewhat Liberal

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    10% Center

  • Politician Portrayal

    -2% Negative

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Contributing sentiments towards policy:

55% : Another provision protects religious liberty and conscience protections available under the Constitution or federal law.
50% : That the bill got such backing from members of both parties reflected just how much public opinion has shifted on same-sex marriage, even within the past decade.
48% : Hodges recognized a right to same-sex marriage nationwide.
47% : In a concurring opinion in the abortion ruling, Justice Clarence Thompson raised the prospect of the court revisiting rulings on same-sex nuptials and contraception.
46% : The legislation was a repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act, legislation designed to stop recognition of same-sex marriage that passed with bipartisan support in 1996.
44% : The bill does not mandate that states allow same-sex and interracial couples to marry, but it does require that the federal government recognize same-sex and interracial marriages.
44% : If the Supreme Court were to reverse Obergefell, it would mean that states could again restrict same-sex marriage rights.
43% : Wade, amid concerns that the rationale for breaking with precedent on abortion would serve as the basis for chipping away at other high court decisions.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. Bias scores are on a scale of -100% to 100% with higher negative scores being more liberal and higher positive scores being more conservative, and 0% being neutral. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization.

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