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Sen. Rob Portman: Gay son led to his switch; now supports gay marriage

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WASHINGTON--As the Illinois General Assembly wrestles with legalizing gay marriage, Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) announced on Friday his support for gay marriage--with his switch on the issue prompted by his son, Will, who told him two years ago he was gay.

Portman writes about how he came to the decision to back gay marriage in a column in the Columbus Dispatch you can read HERE.

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