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Gay Marriage Maryland

How Republicans Carried Maryland's Question 6 To Victory: Fresh Evidence

Walter Olson | Posted 11.16.2012 | Gay Voices
Walter Olson

From the county numbers we knew that many Romney voters in Maryland must have crossed over to support same-sex marriage; now it turns out that Question 6 actually carried many of the state's best-known GOP strongholds. Republicans voted for Question 6 in serious numbers.

President Obama's Marriage Miracle

Dana Beyer | Posted 01.07.2013 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

Not once in 32 previous campaigns were the efforts of marriage equality advocates sufficient. It took presidential leadership -- bravery, guts and plain human decency -- to add the final soupçon of sufficiency to allow us to run the table in a tidal wave of liberation this week.

What It Means for Voters to Have Our Backs

Josh A. Goodman | Posted 01.07.2013 | Gay Voices
Josh A. Goodman

I deeply appreciate the voters in these four states standing up for what is right. It is nice to know that, were I living in the states that affirmed marriage equality, I would have the same rights as everybody else.

Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington: Your Vote, Our Lives

Alan Shayne | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics
Alan Shayne

Without marriage, Norman and I will still be an outside group that is not a full part of society.

For Question 6, Because We Love Maryland

Gov. Martin O'Malley | Posted 12.25.2012 | Gay Voices
Gov. Martin O'Malley

Both of us have deep ties to Maryland: one of us a lifelong Marylander, the other an alumnus and board member of the Johns Hopkins University. We want our families, friends, neighbors and staff to have the same opportunity we have to marry -- and to marry in Maryland, this state that we love.

Bloomberg Donates $250,000 To Support Legalizing Gay Marriage At The Ballot

Posted 10.12.2012 | New York

New York City Mayor Bloomberg has donated $250,000 to help uphold a same-sex marriage bill passed earlier this year in Maryland. The New York Time...

Michelle Obama, Please Come Out and Join the Fight

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 08.06.2012 | Gay Voices
Peter D. Rosenstein

Today we plead to you, Michelle Obama, to come out and join the fight. Join with the people of Maryland and those across the nation, gay and straight, who will support the effort to protect marriage equality.

Gay Marriage Going On The Ballot In Key State

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics

By Alice Popovici May 29 (Reuters) - Opponents of same-sex marriage in Maryland announced on Tuesday they have submitted more than tw...

Good News For Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

In a dramatic shift, Maryland voters overwhelmingly would vote to uphold a law allowing same-sex marriage, according to a survey released Thursday by ...

Gay Divorce Recognized In New State

AP | BRIAN WITTE | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Maryland's highest court ruled Friday that same-sex couples can divorce in the state even though Maryland does not yet permit s...

Maryland On The Brink Of Legalizing Gay Marriage

AP | SARAH BREITENBACH | Posted 04.24.2012 | Gay Voices

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Gay marriage is all but legalized in Maryland after the legislature gave its final OK Thursday to the law that's being sent to ...

Gay Marriage Debate Continues In Key State

Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

By Alice Popovici ANNAPOLIS, Maryland--Debate resumes on Thursday in the Maryland Senate on a bill that could make the state the eighth in the ...

Gay Marriage Moves Forward

Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

By Alice Popovici ANNAPOLIS, Maryland--A Maryland Senate committee approved a gay marriage bill on Tuesday, sending the issue to the full Senat...

Amanda Terkel

Dick Cheney Reportedly Part Of Lobbying Effort For Marriage Equality | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Dick Cheney is part of a lobbying campaign to convince at least one Maryland state lawmaker to back marriage equality, the Baltimore Sun...

Gay Marriage Showdowns Loom In Key States

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics

With a flurry of coast-to-coast developments this week, same-sex marriage is back in the political spotlight and likely to remain there through Electi...

Towson Students Anticipate Legal Same-Sex Marriage | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Sophomore dance performance major Lance Hayes has been dating sophomore elementary education major Ryan Greene on and off for the past year and a half...