The Senate today did not reinsert the second sentence to the proposed constitutional amendment defining marriage as between a man and a woman.
The Elections Committee approved the constitutional amendment in a 9-3 vote.
Many gay rights supporters worry HJR-3 would do more than solidify a ban on gay marriage. They say it could disrupt existing same-sex benefits.
After hearing hours of testimony, the House committee chair delayed a vote on House Joint Resolution 3.
An Indiana-based conservative group is joining the public relations fight over the gay marriage amendment.
Cheney joins Freedom Indiana and several other universities and companies across the state to oppose House Joint Resolution 6.
The ministers along with members of the Freedom Indiana coalition delivered the letter to the Statehouse Monday.
The Indianapolis-based media conglomerate echoed other groups in opposition to the bill, saying a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage could hurt business.
DePauw University and Wabash College announced today they are opposing a change to the state's constitution banning gay marriage.
Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce officials say if the General Assembly approves the proposal, it will have a negative impact on the city’s business climate.