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Simpson: Time to ‘live and let live’ and allow gay couples the freedom to marry

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
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Former U.S. Sen. Alan Simpson of Wyoming, a Republican, says it’s time to “live and let live” and allow same-sex couples the freedom to marry.

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Group of current, former GOP lawmakers file brief supporting same-sex marriage

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
For,er U.S. Sens. Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.) and Nancy Kassebaum (R-Kan.)
SALT LAKE CITY — A group of Republicans has come out in support of legalizing gay marriage in Utah and Oklahoma, arguing that allowing same-sex unions is consistent with the Western conservative values of freedom and liberty once championed by Ronald Reagan and Barry Goldwater.

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Former GOP Sen. Alan Simpson: ‘We’ve got homophobes in our party’

Monday, April 11, 2011
Alan Simpson
Appearing on MSNBC’s "Hardball with Chris Matthews" on Monday, former Senator Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.), railed against social conservatives in the Republican party, admonishing male legislators for voting on abortion issues, and “homophobes” like Rick Santorum who say “cruel, cruel things” about gays and lesbians:

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