FROM Stephanie Wang
Backlash over the Religious Freedom Act in Indiana Republican leaders in Indiana said today they'll work to cope with issues raised by their new Religious Freedom Restoration Act . It was passed Thursday and immediately signed into law by Governor Mike Pence . Pence himself failed to clarify the thrust of the measure under questioning yesterday by George Stephanopoulos on ABC's This Week . Stephanie Wang is a staff writer at the Indianapolis Star .
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