Greg Abbott is arguing to the Fifth Circuit that Texas’ ban on same-sex marriage should be upheld to encourage straight couples to procreate.
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Legally married in other states, many same-sex couples in Texas face an uncertain future at home.
Two Texas couples are waiting on a judge’s decision after hours of arguments in their case to scrap Texas’ ban on same-sex marriage.
Texas’ laws against same-sex unions may have the perverse effect of keeping same-sex couples bound in marriage.
Two gay couples filed suit Monday for the right to marry in Texas.
After Pflugerville ISD became the first school district in the state to extended benefits to employees’ domestic partners, conservative residents and one particularly upset pastor made it an election issue.
Rep. Drew Springer’s bill (R-Muenster) would withhold 7.5 percent of the state’s funding to any district offering domestic partner benefits. That, he said, should be about equal to the full cost of a district’s employee insurance program.