Same Sex Marriage
Opponents of gay marriage said Wednesday they have reached the number of signatures needed to qualify a proposed referendum seeking to overturn a new law legalizing same-sex marriage in Washington state, and that they may turn them in as early as next Tuesday, June 5.
The President was in Seattle for two fundraisers yesterday, and drew crowds supporting his views on same-sex marriage.
A national group opposed to gay marriage called Wednesday for a boycott of Starbucks in response to the company’s public support of a new same-sex marriage law in Washington state.
Gov. Chris Gregoire signed a measure legalizing gay marriage in Washington state into law on Monday.
A House committee on Monday advanced a proposal to legalize same-sex marriage in Washington state, and the Senate is expected to vote on its companion bill within days.
A bill to legalize same-sex marriage has been filed in the Washington House as a companion bill to the measure filed last week in the Senate.
Gov. Chris Gregoire said Wednesday she wants Washington to become the seventh state in the nation to make gay marriage legal.
The Justice Department announced Wednesday that, at Obama’s direction, it would not defend the Defense of Marriage Act in a court case where it’s being challenged. Does this mark a reversal in the Obama administration’s […]