The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell 03/28/13

Ashcroft argues in favor of DOMA in ‘96

During a Senate floor debate on Sept. 10, 1996, then-Sen. John Ashcroft explained his reasoning for supporting the controversial Defense of Marriage Act. Ashcroft said the bill would provide for “a federal benefit structure that follows a uniform ... more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}