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LGBT Groups Call For Same-Sex Couples To Be Protected In Immigration Plans

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigration reform, LGBT rights, government, ethics, congress, politics, freedoms )

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"Any legislation must include the ability of couples in same-sex relationships to sponsor their spouse or permanent-partner in the same way opposite-sex couples have long been able to," the groups state.

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Laura H. (957)
Monday January 28, 2013, 6:22 pm
Civil rights for ALL.

Jae A. (320)
Monday January 28, 2013, 7:01 pm
..and rightful so ...that is how it should be for 'all couples/persons in love ' .


Jason S. (50)
Monday January 28, 2013, 7:11 pm
Love is a human right, Good posting, thanks

JL A. (286)
Monday January 28, 2013, 7:12 pm
Seems the moral and ethical thing to do.

Esther Z. (96)
Monday January 28, 2013, 7:30 pm
J.L.A couldn't had stated it better; I would only add, humane!

Giana Peranio-Paz (401)
Monday January 28, 2013, 11:11 pm
Of course this is right and should be acted upon!

Ro H. (0)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 4:58 am

Carol H. (229)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 5:26 am
noted and agreed with all comments!!

John B. (194)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 6:26 am
Thanks Carrie for the link to the article by Chris Geidner. This is a very must needed addition to immigration reform. I have contacted Senator Leahy and both my Senators Portman(R) and Brown(D) about this but have received no response as yet. Read and noted.

Dotti L. (85)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 9:18 am
I stand firmly for LGBT rights!!

Angelika R. (145)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 2:12 pm
Once immigration reform is active I suppose this topic will also be included and approved

Mitchell D. (133)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 3:48 pm
I'm all for it. The H.R.C. and the other groups have my full support in this, and other, issue(s) of gender equality.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 6:34 pm

Shawna S. (45)
Tuesday January 29, 2013, 9:02 pm
If same sex marriage is legal in San Francisco, then the same laws should apply as to every other married couple.

Ro H. (0)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 5:02 am

Sertap caliskan (44)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 6:17 am

Bruno Moreira (61)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 8:39 am

. (0)
Wednesday January 30, 2013, 3:25 pm
Nineteen years together, and the issue of citizenship never came up? I absolutely feel for these men, I just don't understand the mentality.
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