Sign Up to Receive Email Action Alerts From Issa Exposed

Supreme Court strikes down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) as unconstitutional

The Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling by Justice Kennedy in United States v. Windsor, strikes down Section 3 of DOMA as unconstitutional under equal protection principles in the Fifth Amendment.  Because of its decision, married same-sex couples are able for the first time to access the full range of federal marital benefits.

Having technical problems? Visit our support page to report an issue!