Thursday, December 24, 2015

Kentucky governor ends Kim Davis saga with simple executive order

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin (Republican) has issued an executive order saying that a county clerk’s name need no longer appear on a marriage license.

This would allow sex-same marriages in Kentucky to continue without complication.

The issue has had potentially serious conflict-of-interest issues for people in certain kinds of jobs where their personal names are applied to actions with political policy ramifications.

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