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U.S. Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) on March 15 announced a reversal on his marriage equality stance because his son is gay. While his evolution is welcome, critics say that lawmakers shouldn't change their position only when it affects someone they know and love, since their position affects all Americans. 

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