State of Mississippi secondary Archives: on Civil Rights


Phil Bryant: States' rights should stop gay marriage in Mississippi

Gov. Phil Bryant issues the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell et al v. Hodges et al:

"Throughout history, states have had the authority to regulate marriage within their borders. Today, a federal court has usurped that right to self-governance and has mandated that states must comply with federal marriage standards--standards that are out of step with the wishes of many in the United States and that are certainly out of step with the majority of Mississippians."

Source: 2015 MS gubernatorial campaign website governorbryant.com Jul 26, 2015

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