The GOP is reluctant to vote on the divisive issue in an election year, especially with all signs pointing to major gains for Republicans in the November midterms.
Gov. Rick Snyder says Michigan won't recognize more than 300 same-sex marriages performed last weekend.
An emotional John Pennington, the Snohomish County, Wash., Director of Emergency Management says that the community hit by a deadly mudslide is "humbled beyond belief."
In a briefing, John Pennington, emphasizes that prior to the deadly mudslide, members of the community felt safe and were aware that the area was prone to landslides.