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Brad Little on Families & Children

 

 


Defend our constitution by defining marriage

Q: If elected, would you challenge the Supreme Court's decision on the ability of states to define marriage?

Little: "While serving in the Senate, I voted to adopt the language defining marriage in the Idaho Constitution. It is the role of the governor to defend our constitution and laws, and I will look for every opportunity to do so. We need a Republican president and Senate to put people on the Supreme Court who uphold our (U.S.) Constitution as our founders intended."

What you should know: In 2004 and 2005, then-Sen. Little voted against resolutions to amend the Idaho Constitution to define marriage as one man and one woman. Both resolutions failed to pass. In 2006, he voted in support of a third version of the resolution, which cleared the Legislature and which voters passed that November. The amendment is still in the state constitution but was overturned in federal court.

Source: Idaho Statesman on 2018 Idaho Gubernatorial debate , Feb 25, 2018

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