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Justice Anthony Kennedy issued an order to halt same-sex marriage in Idaho — and apparently also Nevada — on Wednesday after the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals struck down the states' bans one day earlier.
The Supreme Court dropped a bombshell on Monday morning by announcing it won't hear any of the same-sex marriage cases before them, which means gay couples can marry without delay in Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin and Indiana.
The top aide to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) floated a job for the daughter of a now-resigned Democratic lawmaker if he had stuck around to support the Medicaid expansion, the Washington Post reported on Thursday night.