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Congress codifies marriage equality, but the Respect for Marriage Act has key limitations

THE U.S. HOUSE of Representatives approved the the Respect for Marriage Act — a law that codifies both interracial and same-gender marriage — on Dec. 8, 2022. President Joe Biden was set to sign the bill into federal law shortly after the House vote. This will protect the right to same-gender marriage, which is often referred to as same-sex marriage. Many leaders […]