Senator Johnson Will Not Support Dem Marriage Bill

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-WI, who previously said he would not oppose the Democrats’ so-called “Defense of Marriage Act,” has now stated he will oppose the bill.

Johnson “was definitive” in his most recent statement, “saying he would not support the Respect for Marriage Act in its current form and indicating he believes the Supreme Court case giving same-sex couples the right to marry was ‘wrongly decided,’” the Milwaukee Journal Sentinal reported. “He put out his July statement saying he wouldn’t oppose the legislation, he said, to get the press ‘off my backs.’”

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