CBN News first exposed the strategy this summer when it was presented by multi-millionaire donor and gay organizer Tim Gill. Politics Heartland States Fight Back Now, pro-family groups in the heartland are paying attention -- and fighting back. Iowa is a prime example. The rural beauty of this state where corn and pork are king can distract from the battle at hand: out-of-state homosexual activists working to buy their way into the state legislature. The Colorado native made millions after starting the publishing software giant Quark in the 's. His new political career is equally impressive.
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Iowa judge orders 'gay marriage' legalized - CBMW
Varnum v. Brien , N. The case had the effect of legally recognizing same-sex marriage in Iowa. In , a lower court had granted summary judgment in favor of six same-sex couples who sued Timothy Brien, Polk County Recorder, for refusing to grant them marriage licenses.
Breaking: Iowa Supreme Court Legalizes Same-Sex “Marriage”
As the first anniversary of the Iowa Supreme Court's April 3 unanimous decision legalizing gay marriage in the state nears, social conservatives are denouncing the celebration. No matter how many un-Biblical, unconstitutional Supreme Court rulings you get, we will continue standing for righteousness in the public square, and reminding everyone there is a power over sin and death available to all through God's only Son, Jesus Christ. Earlier in the month, Hurley created a stir when he said the secondhand impact of gay marriage is more destructive than smoking in urging lawmakers to take up a constitutional amendment banning the institution. Hurley said he based his conclusions on a report issued this week by the U. Social conservatives in Iowa have declared war on the state Supreme Court's unanimous ruling legalizing gay marriage and are fuming that Democrats have blocked passage of a resolution that would put the issue before voters.
Nearly six years after the Iowa Supreme Court unanimously legalized same-sex marriage, 23 Republican lawmakers are still battling to overturn the ruling. Dennis Guth, R-Klemme, and Rep. Greg Heartsill, R-Columbia, have introduced resolutions in the Iowa Senate and House seeking a statewide referendum on a state constitutional amendment to limit marriage to one man and one woman.