Sen. Mike Lee files bill to protect traditional marriage believers from government retaliation

June 18, 2015

SALT LAKE CITY — Sen. Mike Lee again introduced a bill Wednesday that he says would safeguard people and institutions that promote traditional marriage from government retaliation. The Utah Republican, along with Rep. Raul Labrador, R-Idaho, said the First Amendment Defense Act would clarify and strengthen religious freedom protections in federal law.

 

Read more at: http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630924/Sen-Mike-Lee-files-bill-to-protect-traditional-marriage-believers-from-government-retaliation.html?pg=all


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