It is for these reasons, among others, that our society has always sought to protect this unique relationship. The Story of the Struggle. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. In April, the same month Executive Order was signed, he resigned his position blaming "an attack of stomach ulcers. Congress added a rider to the District of Columbia appropriations bill that prohibited the use of federal or local funds to implement the Health Care Benefits Expansion Act.
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During the segment she said "So for now, I'd just like gays to be part of conservatives the way women are and blacks are without-without a special designation. Brady Andrew Breitbart John W. Views Read Edit View history. Congress added a rider to the District of Columbia appropriations bill that prohibited the use of federal or local funds to implement the Health Care Benefits Expansion Act. In his eight years of office, Bush's views on gay rights were often difficult to ascertain, but many experts feel that the Bush White House wanted to avoid bad publicity without alienating evangelical conservative Christian voters. In Decemberthe Bush administration refused to support the U.
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