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Tom Corbett

Philadelphia's Republican governor is making waves with his newly expressed support for employment nondiscrimination protections for LGBT people in his state.

December 18 2013 1:48 PM

Pennsylvania Rep. Brian Sims wrote a Facebook status update in response to governor Tom Corbett's interview on Friday, in which the Republican governor compared same-sex marriage to incest.

October 04 2013 4:29 PM

Gov. Corbett makes an awkward comparison about marriage equality and incest.

October 04 2013 12:44 PM Updated

Meanwhile, a state official said that extending marriage benefits to same-sex couples was like 'giving money to people's pets.'

October 03 2013 8:36 PM Updated

More than 170 same-sex couples have already received marriage licenses since county official D. Bruce Hanes announced in July that he'd defy state law and marry gay and lesbian couples.

September 12 2013 5:23 PM

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane said she "cannot ethically defend the constitutionality of Pennsylvania's version of DOMA. I believe it to be wholly unconstitutional."

July 11 2013 12:42 PM Updated
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