Rick Santorum: Mitt Romney Is To Blame For Same-Sex Marriage

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"Rick Santorum: Mitt Romney Is To Blame For Same-Sex Marriage"

Rick Santorum blamed Mitt Romney for the growing acceptance of same-sex marriage during an event in Iowa on Saturday. “Guess who didn’t rebuff the courts. Governor Romney,” Santorum said, referring to the Massachusetts Supreme Court’s 2004 ruling which found that denying marriage to same-sex couples is unconstitutional. He went on, “Governor Romney issued those marriage licenses – ordered people to issue marriage licenses in contradiction to the constitution and the statutes of Massachusetts.” Romney tried to limit the impact of the ruling by ordering town clerks to enforce a little-known 1913 law to deny licenses to out-of-state couples and even testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee in support of a federal marriage amendment. (HT: OnTopMagazine)

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