Sen. Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerOvernight Health Care: Schumer calls for tying ObamaCare fix to children's health insurance | Puerto Rico's water woes worsen | Dems plead for nursing home residents' right to sue Crying on TV doesn't qualify Kimmel to set nation's gun agenda Trump knocks ‘fake’ news coverage of his trip to Puerto Rico MORE (D-NY) reversed his opposition to gay marriage last night, telling a private gathering of gay and lesbian leaders that he both supports the right of same-sex couples to wed and would favor reversing the Defense of Marriage Act.

The reversal was reported by the NY Daily News, with an accompanying statement from Schumer: