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Bill Would Protect Same-Sex, Bi-National Couples
More than a year after U.S. immigration authorities sought to split up a
same-sex, bi-national couple living in Vermont, Sens. Patrick Leahy of Vermont and Susan Collins of Maine are pushing legislation to protect such couples.
Leahy Declines Powerful Appropriations Committee Chair
By John Dillon
Sen. Patrick Leahy has
decided not to become the chairman of the powerful Senate Appropriations
Committee. Leahy is the longest serving
member of the Senate. He says he decided to remain as chair of the Judiciary
Committee, and maintain his seniority on Appropriations.
Leahy Becomes Most Senior Senator
By Bob Kinzel
Patrick Leahy has now become the senior most member of that chamber and he's in
line to become the chairman of the Senate Appropriations committee.
Leahys Celebrate 50th Anniversary
Senator Patrick Leahy and his wife, Marcelle, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary over the weekend.
Leahy Checks Out New 'Batman' Movie
U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy says
he was drawn to Batman's approach to crime-fighting because the Caped
Crusader had no superpowers and used his intelligence.