Why not allow an uncle to marry his niece? Why not allow a 50-year-old man to marry a 12-year-old girl if they love each other and they’re committed?
‘So pretty soon if you don’t set parameters, you don’t have any parameters at all. The license means nothing, marriage means nothing.’
Hartzler was speaking at a the Eagle Forum Collegians Summit in Washington. The Eagle Forum is an organization that promotes conservatism on college campuses.
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Other speakers included Reps. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) and Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.)