Washington Post: Republican congressman rebuked by county GOP forofficiating same-sex wedding

Washington (CNN)A Virginia county GOP committee rebuked US Republican Rep. Denver Riggleman for officiating a same-sex wedding, The Washington Post reported Wednesday. Riggleman is “proud of these two young people who found their life partner,” Chelak added. Still, Chelak said in the statement that “Congressman Riggleman has full confidence in the district committee and applauds their decision to continue to make the Republican Party an inclusive party of liberty and freedom for everyone.” CNN has reached out to the committee for comment. According to The Roanoke Times, the committee also attempted but ultimately failed to censure Riggleman on Saturday for similar reasons. Riggleman previously told the Post that he believed government should not be involved in marriage “at all, but …