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Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks during the Republican National Committee's annual winter meeting, Washington, D.C., Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2014, file photo, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson speaks at the U.S. Conference of Mayors 82nd Winter Meeting in Washington. Johnson, who had little experience with immigration policy before he was appointed, has outlined for the first time his approach on the subject. He described an earned path to citizenship for the roughly 11 million immigrants living in the United States illegally as a matter of national security. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

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Opponents of HJR-3 hold Freedom Indiana placards as they watch and listen to proceedings while standing outside the Indiana House of Representatives at the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. The House voted 52-43 to strike the second sentence from the proposed constitutional amendment on marriage during second reading. (AP Photo/ The Indianapolis Star. Charlie Nye)

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Rep. Randy Truitt glances up into the gallery of the House of Representatives at the Indiana Statehouse as the House discusses his amendment striking the second sentence from HJR-3 in Indianapolis on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. The House voted 52-43 to approve his amendment. If the General Assembly approves the measure as altered, civil unions would not be explicitly banned and the proposed constitutional amendment would not go to voters this November. (AP Photo/ The Indianapolis Star. Charlie Nye)

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Giovanna Kravjo, right, who identifies as bi-sexual, celebrates with other opponents of HJR-3, including Lindsey Smith, left, as Caroline Wickes looks on (all three are Indiana University students) after the Indiana House of Representatives voted 52-43 to strike the second sentence from the proposed constitutional amendment on marriage during second reading in the House at the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. If the General Assembly approves the measure as altered, civil unions would not be explicitly banned and the proposed constitutional amendment would not go to voters this November. (AP Photo/ The Indianapolis Star. Charlie Nye)

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Indiana University student Giovanna Kravjo, center, who identifies as bi-sexual, celebrates with other opponents of HJR-3 after the Indiana House of Representatives voted 52-43 to strike the second sentence from the proposed constitutional amendment on marriage during second reading in the House at the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. If the General Assembly approves the measure as altered, civil unions would not be explicitly banned and the proposed constitutional amendment would not go to voters this November. (AP Photo/ The Indianapolis Star. Charlie Nye)

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The Indiana House of Representatives voted 52-43 to strike the second sentence from HJR-3, the proposed constitutional amendment on marriage, during second reading at the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapolis on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. This is the second of two alphabetically arranged vote tally boards at the front of the chambers showing the vote. (AP Photo/ The Indianapolis Star. Charlie Nye)

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Indiana Speaker of the House Brian Bosma, R-Indianapolis, left, shows his dismay as the House takes up second reading of HJR-3 while lead sponsor Rep. Eric Turner, R-Cicero, right, makes his last appeal to colleagues in Indianapolis on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. But the House, which is dominated by Republicans, voted 52-43 to pass an amendment by Rep. Randy Truitt, R-W. Lafayette, striking the second sentence from HJR-3. (AP Photo/ The Indianapolis Star. Charlie Nye)

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Opponents of HJR-3 celebrate outside the Indiana House of Representatives as the 52-43 vote striking the second sentence from the proposed constitutional amendment on marriage was announced during second reading in the House in Indianapolis on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/ The Indianapolis Star. Charlie Nye)