Al Franken Rips ‘Focus on the Family’ Witness at DOMA Hearing: VIDEO

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At today's DOMA hearing, Senator Al Franken took Thomas Minnery, Senior Vice President for Public Policy, Focus on the Family, to task for misusing an HHS study in his argument that children are better off with a mother and a father.

Said Franken: "I frankly really don't know how we can trust the rest of your testimony."

Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...

The DOMA hearing continues, LIVE, HERE.

And here's some of Minnery's testimony, in which he admits that children of same-sex parents are hurt by the discrimination of DOMA.