Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Wednesday appeared to say that the Supreme Court's rulings on gay marriage could lead to marriage between a human and a non-human, but later walked back that suggestion.
The decisions are set to come down shortly after 10 a.m. eastern time. Stay tuned below for all the latest news, reaction and analysis.
"It's not a subject I'm knowledgeable about, and I guess the Rumsfeld Rule here is, 'I don't know.'"
According to an invite from the Democratic National Committee, the first openly gay major-sport athlete will appear at the gala in New York on May 29.
Gay-rights advocates were disappointed Tuesday that the Senate group proposal did not include a new category of visas for same-sex foreign national spouses of U.S. citizens, who are not able to apply for such visas under current laws.
The RNC reaffirmed its belief that marriage should be between a man and a woman.
The official, Dave Agema, last month caused a stir by posting an article to his Facebook page that labeled homosexuality "filthy."