Another House Democrat Endorses Marriage Equality

Think Progress LGBT
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May 3, 2013

Though many Democratic Senators came out for marriage equality during the weeks around the Supreme Court oral arguments on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and Proposition 8, many House Democrats remain opposed or have indicated no position. ThinkProgress and Joe.My.God. have been working to narrow down this list by seeking clarification of these lawmakers’ positions, and this week another has declared his support for same-sex couples’ right to marry. An email ThinkProgress received from a spokesman in Rep. David Scott’s (D-GA) office read simply the following: Congressman Scott fully supports marriage equality.