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02/26/2014 03:39 pm ET Updated Feb 27, 2014

Texas Republican Accidentally Voices Support For Gay Marriage In Epic Typo

An anti-gay marriage Republican accidentally voiced support for same-sex nuptials in the wake of a federal judge striking down Texas' ban on gay marriage.

Texas state Sen. Dan Patrick, a vocal gay marriage opponent who is running for Texas lieutenant governor, quickly deleted his tweet -- but apparently not quickly enough.

Patrick soon revised his comments:

Click here to read more on the Texas ruling.

UPDATE: 4:36 p.m. ET --

Patrick later acknowledged his typo:

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