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The House of Representatives has approved a measure that would block funding to train military chaplains to perform same sex unions, according to the Associated Press.

U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., sponsored the amendment because he wanted to ensure that "America's military bases are not used to advance a narrow social agenda," the Associated Press reported.

Passed by a 236-184 vote, the measure was attached to the House version of the defense spending bill, which still must be reconciled with the Senate's version.

Read the rest of 'House votes to halt gay unions on military bases' by the Associated Press.


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