Blog Entries by Adam Polaski
Postedon Nov 07, 2012 at 03:00 pm
Yesterday, a majority of voters in Washington approved Referendum 74, the ballot measure that upholds the freedom to marry in the state, which was passed by the state legislature with bipartisan support and signed by Gov. Christine Gregoire in February. Same-sex couples in WA will be able to attain marriage licenses beginning in early December.
Postedon Nov 06, 2012 at 11:55 pm
Today, Maine became the first state in the country to approve the freedom to marry for same-sex couples via a majority vote on a ballot measure. This is a historic first, a shining symbol of how far the campaign to win marriage nationwide has come in recent years.
Postedon Nov 06, 2012 at 11:40 pm
Tonight, Freedom to Marry applauds the reelection of President Barack Obama, the first sitting president to support the freedom to marry and the first person elected president after campaigning on a platform that fully supports the freedom to marry for same-sex couples.
Postedon Nov 06, 2012 at 11:30 am
All day today, Freedom to Marry will be live blogging HERE to give you the latest Election Day updates on all four marriage-related ballot measures. With four states voting on the freedom to marry, there are bound to be dozens of updates.
Postedon Nov 05, 2012 at 06:30 pm
All this month, our Director of Public Engagement Thalia Zepatos has been writing about the lies that we have seen opponents of the freedom to marry tell over and over again. Here's a round-up of how she's been breaking down the myths and misleading stories.
Postedon Nov 05, 2012 at 05:00 pm
Freedom to Marry staffers have been dispatched throughout the United States to represent the organization in Maine, Minnesota, and Washington!
Postedon Nov 02, 2012 at 04:45 pm
Each campaign recently debuted a new advertisement to get the word out about why it's so important to support same-sex couples and the freedom to marry at the ballot. Here's a round-up of all four!
Postedon Nov 02, 2012 at 02:15 pm
This week, Dan Evans, a Republican who served as Governor of Washington and later represented the state in the U.S. Senate, said he supports Referendum 74 and the freedom to marry for same-sex couples in Washington
Postedon Nov 02, 2012 at 01:30 pm
Yesterday, a group of mothers from Montgomery County, Maryland gathered in Silver Spring to voice their unified support for the freedom to marry for same-sex couples and to ask Marylanders to vote FOR Question 6 on Election Day.
Postedon Nov 02, 2012 at 10:00 am
In the past year, Nick and Andy, have seen their 14-year relationship thrust in the middle of a state-wide conversation about same-sex couples and the freedom to marry. Now, the couple is speaking out against discriminatory amendment in Minnesota and sharing their story about why marriage matters.