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Minnesota Legislature To Vote On Gay Marriage

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

By David Bailey MINNEAPOLIS, May 9 (Reuters) - The Democratic-led state Legislature in Minnesota is expected to begin a final push on ...

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New York Town Refuses To Let Same-Sex Couples Get Married | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.15.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON -- A town clerk in Ledyard, N.Y., is standing in the way of letting a same-sex couple tie the knot, even though the state legalized marria...

Gay Marriage: The Issue Is Respect

Marianne Mollmann | Posted 08.26.2011 | Politics
Marianne Mollmann

As New York State joins the ranks of countries and other jurisdictions recognizing same-sex marriage, it's worth reflecting on rights and respect.

Gay Marriage In New York Now Up To Republican Senate

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY and MICHAEL HILL | Posted 08.16.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Gay couples watched anxiously as a closely divided New York Senate started, then stalled, down the path toward a vote on whether ...

GOP Gay Marriage Debate Unresolved In NY Senate

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 08.15.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Supporters of New York's gay marriage bill who hoped for quick approval were disappointed Wednesday when Republican senators exte...

Meet The 'Most Potent Obstacle' To Gay Marriage In New York

Posted 07.19.2011 | New York

If you want his support, you must oppose gay marriage. It's that cut-and-dry for Michael Long, chairman of the New York Conservative Party. "In ...

Cuomo Helps Coordinate Push For Gay Marriage

Posted 06.20.2011 | New York

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is taking a hands-on approach in the battle to pass a gay marriage bill. The New York Times reports that Cuomo is committed to help...

Mayor Bloomberg Will Push For Gay Marriage

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Supporters of gay marriage in New York have a wealthy ally in Mayor Bloomberg. New York City's mayor said he's up to the task of pushing Republican ...

Gay Advocates Expect 'Bloodbath' For Anti-Gay Marriage Dems | Elizabeth Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Gay advocates are on the warpath after the state Senate killed same-sex marriage last week, and few Democratic senators who voted against the bill are...

New Jersey Gay Marriage: Gays To Fight Senate Vote With Lawsuit

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TRENTON, N.J. — The ceremony was going to be at their home. Along with friends and family, Marty Finkle and Mike Plake were going to invite thei...

Paterson Says Gay Marriage Bill Will Pass In New York

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. David Paterson said Thursday that he expects to sign a same-sex marriage bill into law in the coming weeks. Paters...

DC Mayor Signs Gay Marriage Bill

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The mayor of Washington has signed a bill legalizing gay marriage in the nation's capital, but it won't go into effect just yet. M...

Marriage Bill on N.Y. Senate Agenda

Advocate | Advocate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

New York governor David Paterson placed the marriage equality bill at the top of the list of items for senators to consider in a special...

Gay Marriage Bill On The Ropes

New York Magazine Daily Intel | Dan Amira | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The decision on gay marriage is still up in the air. Despite the fact that Senate's new majority leader, Dean Skelos, is opposed to the bill, he "didn...

Gay Marriage Bill On The Rocks, Survey Says

NY1 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As members of the New York State Senate ponder whether to hold a vote on legalizing gay marriage before the current legislative session expires, an ex...