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Vikings Punter Talks Marriage Equality, C--kmonsters on Colbert

Vikings Punter Talks Marriage Equality, C--kmonsters on Colbert
On Tuesday night's Colbert Report, host Stephen Colbert interviewed Minnesota Vikings "professional surrenderer" (also known as punter) Chris Kluwe, who has been an outspoken supporter of marriage equality.
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IL GOP Chair: Allowing Same-Sex Marriage 'Honors the Best Conservative Principles'

IL GOP Chair: Allowing Same-Sex Marriage 'Honors the Best Conservative Principles'
The march towards marriage equality continues in Illinois, where Republican Party Chairman Pat Brady is calling on his colleagues to support a proposal to legalize same-sex marriage in the state.
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Marriage Equality Expected to Change the Economic Landscape in WA

In the first year after same-sex marriage passed in New York State, New York City reaped $259 million of economic benefits directly related to the new wedding economy.
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First Openly Gay Appellate Jurist in CT History Nominated

McDonald graduated from Cornell University in 1988 and received his law degree, with honors, from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 1991, where he was the managing editor of the Connecticut Journal of International Law. He lives in Stamford with his husband Charles Gray.
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How Minnesotans Defeated the Anti-Marriage Amendment

I don't know about you, but on that day in April 2011 when the Republicans at the legislature put their Anti-Marriage amendment on the ballot, I became motivated. I was scared that their hate and discrimination would, as Rep. Steve Simon (DFL-St. Louis Park) later said, "be written into our Constitution in permanent ink." Like so many others, I did what I could to help defeat the amendment. Marriage equality had always lost these types of fights.
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DOMA takes another hit

The Defense of Marriage Act was just dealt a major blow.
The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled on Thursday that the federal statute defining marriage as a union between a man and a woman unlawfully discriminates against same-sex married couples by denying them equal federal benefits.
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NJ Married Couple's Pre-Wedding Photo Used To Blast Marriage Equality

Apparently the "conservative" bigots at the "nonprofit" group Public Advocate of the United States think that two men kissing is so icky that a photo of it mailed to Colorado voters will turn the tide against marriage equality supporting Republican State Senator Jean White.
One little, itsy bitsy problem here: that's an actual couple's photo that the idiots at public advocate had no rights to. And they're getting sued.
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