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Rep. Peters’ Statement on Marriage Equality Ruling

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of nationwide marriage equality in the Obergefell v. Hodges case:

“Today is a great day for our country. Finally, in every state in America, ALL loving couples will be able to marry. On this historic day the Supreme Court has declared with finality that love is love. As a long-time supporter of marriage equality, I am ecstatic that LGBT Americans, including my friends, colleagues, and staff, will be able to share in the bond of marriage.”