What does the term "pro-family" mean, in regards to politics?

Does it mean supporting only the idea of "traditional" families? Or does it mean recognizing and supporting all types of families? For example, would a person who voted in favor of same-sex unions be considered pro-family, as they recognize and support all families, not just the ones that look like... show more Does it mean supporting only the idea of "traditional" families? Or does it mean recognizing and supporting all types of families?

For example, would a person who voted in favor of same-sex unions be considered pro-family, as they recognize and support all families, not just the ones that look like their own?
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