The Washington Post
GOP opinion on marriage bill: Nothing to speak of
The Respect for Marriage Act, a bill that would enshrine the right to same-sex and interracial marriage in federal law, is only four short pages long. Yet in the week since the House passed the measure on a bipartisan vote and Democratic leaders indicated they planned to put it on the Senate floor, few Republican senators have found the time to read it — or so they said Tuesday.
“Haven’t read it,” said Sen. John Neely Kennedy (R-LA.).
“We’re still looking at it,” said Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY.).
“I’m not going to comment on it in terms of how I’m going to vote until I see the bill — if it does get a vote,” said Sen. Mike Braun (R-ind.).