(Washington, DC) — Minnesota lawmakers are celebrating after the U.S. House passed the Respect for Marriage Act today. The landmark bill gives federal protection to same-sex and interracial marriages. Representative Angie Craig issued a statement, saying she was grateful the legislation passed with bipartisan support. Representative Illhan Omar tweeted that its headed for President Biden’s desk next.
MN Lawmakers React To House Passing Respect For Marriage Act
By Ashley Hanley|2022-12-09T04:21:14-06:00December 9th, 2022|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!