- Willard Romney signed NOM’s marriage pledge in January.
- One of Romney’s top advisers, Bay Buchanan, told Buzzfeed:
“Governor Romney supports a federal marriage amendment to the Constitution that defines marriage as an institution between a man and a woman.”
- The Romneys have said:
Like any family, the Romneys have faced hardship: Ann was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1998, and more recently fought a battle with breast cancer. She credits her husband’s unwavering care and devotion to her for helping her through these ordeals.
And as the New Civil Rights Movement states:
So, while Mitt and Ann recognize how important it is to face health crises together, he would actually allow states to prohibit same-sex couples from having the same hospital visitation rights that he and Ann have. We’re not allowed to exercise “unwavering care and devotion” like the Romneys.