Same-sex marriage

Will You Join Kim Davis On The Cross?

And he said to them all, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me. Luke 9:23

Clerk Ignores Gay Marriage Order, Asks Judge for Delay

AP

U.S. District Judge David L. Bunning rejected Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis' claim that her Christian faith should exempt her from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples and ordered her on Wednesday to hand out the licenses. But her office kept denying them.

The Poll You Won't Hear Debated Tonight

No Republican presidential primary debate can be complete without addressing the traditional values agenda and smoking-out where the candidates stand on religious liberty and protecting freedom of conscience.  We urge CHQ readers to make sure they go to the Fox News – Facebook live chat page through this link and demand religious liberty protections and the traditional values agenda be part of tonight’s debate.

Clarity on privacy and marriage

Richard A. Viguerie and Mark Fitzgibbons, The Washington Times

Two issues being hotly contested at the national level this year — government collection of private records as debated through the Patriot Act sunset provision, and the definition of marriage before the Supreme Court — distinguish conservatives from neocons and libertarians. Those two issues also highlight why conservatism is the right blend of principles when it comes to the role of government, constitutional liberty, national defense, economic security and American exceptionalism.

Conservative 'SNL' Vet Banished From 40th Anniversary

Paul Bond, The Hollywood Reporter

Christian conservative Victoria Jackson, a six-year veteran of Saturday Night Live, is publicly wondering if her opposition to gay marriage made her the only SNL castmember at Sunday's 40th Anniversary event to be banished to an overflow room.

Religious Conservatives Embattled Over Opposition To Same-Sex Marriage

Christian Science Monitor, Harry Bruinius

As they seek to maintain the values of their religious commitments, opponents of same-sex marriage are claiming that they are facing discrimination, if not outright persecution.

Florida Family Policy Council Pre-Election Tour

Florida Family Policy Council President John Stemberger will be touring the state in the weeks leading up to the election on November 4. Join John as he discusses the issues that matter most to families in Florida – and everywhere else.

Christie Angers Conservatives w/ Court Pick

Sean Sullivan, Washington Post

Conservatives are upset that Chris Christie renominated the Dem. chief justice of the NJ Supreme Court Stuart Rabner. Rabner, an appointee of Gov. Jon Corzine wrote an opinion for the legalization of same-sex marriage.

Social Conservatives Post Wins in Ind. Legis. Races

Barb Berggoetz, and Tony Cook, IndyStar

Social conservatives won several key Indiana Statehouse races in Tues.'s primary, ousting 2 incumbents and defending others. Two GOP-E mems., Kathy Heuer and Rebecca Kubacki, were defeated by wide margins by Christopher Judy and Curt Nisly after opposing an amendment to ban same-sex marriage.

CA’s Gay Marriages Still Illegal

Ken Klukowski, Breitbart

California has jumped to resume what’s still illegal action. That’s how the controversy started in ‘04.

What the Sup. Ct. Was Really Saying

Curt Levey, Committee for Justice

No one can decipher the DOMA opinion’s cryptic use of language, so Levey interprets for us.

GOP Is Ready to Rumble

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

Amnesty and same-sex marriage are tearing up the GOP. Is this how we get our beloved party back?

Taking on God in Marriage Debate

Ben Shapiro, Right Wing News

Gay marriage isn’t the end for biblical marriage. It’s another step toward the swap of gov’t for God.

The Pit at the End of the Rainbow

George Neumayr, American Spectator

The Court’s disdain for DOMA can now be applied to every prohibition on SSM within the states.

Yes, You Will be Made to Care

Erick Erickson, Red State

The secular left & aggressive gay rights activists will not allow you to ignore same sex marriage.

Huck on Supreme Court: ‘Jesus wept’

Jeff Poor, Daily Caller

Mike Huckabee says that five people in robes are not bigger than the voters – or God.

Only You Can Ensure SCOTUS Ruling Does Not Affect Other State Marriage Laws

It is hard to imagine a more anti-democratic view of governance than that expressed by the majority of the Supreme Court in Hollingsworth v. Perry. We can think of a host of voter initiated constitutional amendments that have been passed over the opposition of state elected officials. Does the Supreme Court now say that a state’s top elected officials can collude with liberal interest groups to, for example, overturn tax limitation initiatives simply by not defending them against federal lawsuits, no matter how frivolous?

SCOTUS Inflames Culture War By Overruling We The People On Marriage

If the Supreme Court says Congress can’t define marriage, and the voters of California can’t define marriage because their elected officials don’t agree with the voters’ decision, the only way to bring the debate over the definition of marriage to a conclusion satisfactory to conservatives is to step up the culture war to ensure that we elect only those who will stand for traditional marriage as Governors, state Attorneys General, and President of the United States.

Sup. Court: DOMA Unconstitutional

Cheryl Wetzstein, Washington Times

The Supreme Court today ruled in favor of benefits for legally “married” homosexual couples.

Censoring the ‘Anti-Gay’ Viewpoint

L. Brent Bozell III, CNS News

Lefties no longer try to hide their campaign to stifle the views of traditional values believers.