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11/17/2005 12:02:33 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
Texas--Marriage Amendment to Constitution Passes

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Texas--Marriage Amendment to Constitution Passes


Dear HSLDA members and friends:


Last Tuesday, Texas became the 19th state to pass a constitutional
amendment affirming that marriage is only between one man and one
woman. In addition. the amendment bans recognition of any civil union
disguised as marriage. There was a record turnout for an off year
election and 76% of voters approved the constitutional amendment.

Earlier this year, the marriage amendment was in danger of failing in
the legislature. The efforts of homeschoolers helped pass the
amendment through the legislature so it could be voted on by the
people.

Thank you for taking the time to vote to pass this crucial amendment!

This is a significant victory for the family.


Sincerely,

Chris Klicka
HSLDA Senior Counsel

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