Who wants to bet many Republicans will still vote against repealing it. The article shows there is still a lot of conservative opposition to even repealing this outdated law.
"But opponents argued the measure goes against Montana’s values, and say the Montana Supreme Court disregarded those values in its ruling in the 1997 case Gryczen v. Montana.
Montana Family Foundation President Jeff Laszloffy said the measure is not a simple “cleanup bill” but a vital component to one of the greatest moral debates of the last 20 years.
Lawmakers should allow the debate to be “settled outside the walls of the Capitol,” he said.
“We haven’t come to grips with who we want to be as a people,” he said.
Other opponents echoed Laszloffy’s concerns. Dallas Erickson of the group Montana Citizens for Decency Through Law said he “dreads that we are slouching toward Gomorrah.”
Montana Family Foundation is a lobby group that endorses Republicans and supports them, and most Republicans in Montana they rated were given a "100%" rating. http://votesmart.org/interest-group/945/rating/6340#.UUfXlHdEtW0