The Enough Republicans finally told their Religious Right lobby to go to hell and voted to allow same-sex couples to enjoy the same benefits of marriage that the straights have been wasting for years. They are the first majority Republican Senate to pass such a bill.
No links at the moment because I only just saw it happen on the TV, but Twitter’s going appropriately nutso.
Grisanti was the deciding vote: “I cannot deny a person, a human being … the same rights I have with my wife. … I vote in the affirmative.”