His main point is still valid, though. The same point made by St. Augustine, that “an unjust law is no law at all.” And this point is certainly applicable to this debate.
The Left, abetted by unprincipled politicians on the Right, are destroying the very basis for our laws, for our republic, and for our liberty: the assertion of the self-evident truth that: “all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. That to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men...”
You'd change a definition to change a law rather than patch the hole in the law.