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You Don't Need to Redefine Marriage to Get Hospital Visitation

 

President Obama's ruling proves it:

The Department of Health & Human Services will enforce the policy granting hospital visitation rights to gay couples...

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid sent a letter to state survey and certification agencies clarifying the mandate that President Barack Obama issued last year. All hospitals receiving Medicare and Medicaid funds must allow patients to designate their own visitors during a hospital stay, including a same-sex partner. --AP