Senator: Let Chaplains Say No to Same-Sex Weddings

WASHINGTON -- A proposal by Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker that would let military chaplains refuse to perform same-sex weddings is expected to come up for a vote this week in the House and Senate. "Chaplains should not be forced to violate their beliefs in order to serve their country," said Wicker, a Republican on the Armed Services Committee. Wicker's proposal would allow military chaplains to refuse to perform same-sex weddings a marriage "as a matter of conscience or moral...Full Story
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