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Candidate Positions on Same-sex marriage

Read the full responses from candidates below. “Answer option” is the choice given in the quiz, and “Candidate’s position” shows the candidate’s response to MPR News.

Question: Do you favor or oppose a constitutional amendment defining marriage as between one man and one woman?
Michele M. BachmannMichele M. Bachmann ANSWER OPTION: I will continue to support traditional marriage as a union between a man and woman.

El TinklenbergEl Tinklenberg ANSWER OPTION: No. Civil unions should be available for all couples regardless of sexual orientation. The decision on how and when to bless these relationships should belong to the couple and their faith community.