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Illinois Gay Marriage Bill

Gov. Quinn Sets Date To Sign Illinois Gay Marriage Bill

Posted 11.08.2013 | Chicago

Story courtesy Windy City Times: Gov. Pat Quinn announced Nov. 7 that he would sign SB10, the legislation that would bring same-sex marriage equali...

Gay Marriage Bill Sponsors On Illinois Failure: We're Sorry

Posted 06.03.2013 | Chicago

Three days after the Illinois House of Representatives failed to take a vote on the state's gay marriage bill, a group of the legislation's leading sp...

Group Protests Illinois' Failure To Vote On Gay Marriage Bill

Posted 06.02.2013 | Chicago

Story by Kate Sosin, courtesy Windy City Times: Gathered in the rain at Roscoe and Halsted in Boystown, a somber crowd of approximately 100 people ...

Gay Marriage, Concealed Carry Among Big Issues In Springfield

Belleville News-Democrat | Brian Brueggemann | Posted 07.31.2013 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois lawmakers have less than 24 hours to resolve some big issues. Today is the scheduled adjournment of the legislature's spring ...

LGBT Advocates To Illinois Pols: Call The Marriage Vote Already

Posted 05.30.2013 | Chicago

Story by Kate Sosin, courtesy Windy City Times: LGBT activists, advocates and community members have begun filtering into the capitol as a the deci...

Undecided Illinois Rep Says He'll Support Gay Marriage Bill

Posted 05.28.2013 | Chicago

An Illinois representative formerly undecided on the state's marriage equality bill who'd been targeted by both marriage equality supporters and oppon...

Bill Clinton Endorses Illinois Gay Marriage Bill

Posted 05.21.2013 | Chicago

Former President Bill Clinton on Tuesday threw his support behind legislation that could soon legalize same-sex marriage in Illinois. Clinton urged...

Illinois Governor Says 'It's Time To Vote' On Gay Marriage Bill

Posted 05.10.2013 | Chicago

With the end of the Illinois state legislature's spring session looming and the tally of lawmakers supporting a bill that would legalize same-sex marr...

Black Clergy, NOM Team For Anti-Gay Marriage Robo-Calls In Illinois

Posted 04.30.2013 | Chicago

A group of socially conservative African-American ministers led by Rev. James Meeks released a new round of robo-calls condemning Illinois' same-sex m...

Illinois Could Be Next State To Legalize Gay Marriage

Reuters | Posted 02.28.2013 | Chicago

By Joanne von Alroth CHICAGO, Dec 28 (Reuters) - Illinois could become the next U.S. state to legalize gay marriage with a bill set to...

Will Illinois OK Gay Marriage? Bill Sponsor Says Votes 'Aren't There'

Posted 04.16.2012 | Chicago

The principal proponent of legislation that would legalize same-sex marriage in Illinois recently admitted that such a bill is not likely to become a ...

Same-Sex Marriage Bill Introduced In Illinois Legislature

Progress Illinois | Angela Caputo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

His proposal to extend civil unions to same-sex couples may have stalled in the General Assembly last year, but state Rep. Greg Harris is pushing back...