One of the main reasons for this change is PUBLIC opinion as we move closer to the 2012 election, and this would have messed up Obama but good.
The story said it was,, but I think it was the people in general because Gongress doesn't get to pick gets the Oval Office, normally.social conservatives in the House of Representatives
So congrats to all those who spoke up on the subject.
U.S. Navy reverses decision to allow same-sex marriages by chaplains at military chapels
The U.S. Navy has reversed a decision allowing chaplains to perform same-sex unions at military chapels once the Department of Defense ends its ban on gays serving openly in the armed forces.
Tuesday night's turnaround was largely fueled by pressure from social conservatives in the House of Representatives and came just a day after gay rights advocates applauded the Navy's decision to start training chaplains to perform the civil unions.