Blog Entries by Michael Crawford

Video: First day of New York marriages

A collection of videos from the first day of marriages in New York.

Read More »

Watch: First couple to marry in New York City

Phyllis Seigal, 77, and Connie Kopelov, 85, were the first same-sex couple married in New York City today.

Read More »

Watch: Evan Wolfson’s testimony at the Respect for Marriage Act hearing

Video of testimony be Evan Wolfson and Ron Wallen at the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the Respect for Marriage Act.

Read More »

Watch: Highlights from the Senate Respect for Marriage Act Hearing

Video highlights from the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the Respect for Marriage Act.

Read More »

Senate hearing scheduled on the Respect for Marriage Act

Today, at 9:45am EST, the first ever congressional hearing on the Respect for Marriage will be held before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Read More »

Is marriage becoming less of a political wedge issue?

In the wake of the marriage victory in New York and six national polls saying a majority of Americans favor the freedom to marry, the issue is also gaining ground among political insiders.

Read More »

Breaking: Senate Hearing on DOMA expected in “coming weeks”

Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced today the Committee will hold the first congressional hearing on repealing the so-called Defense of Marriage Act in the “coming weeks.”

Read More »

Watch: Governor Cuomo Speech After Passage of the NY Marriage Bill

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo gave an impassioned speech after the marriage bill passed the legislature. Watch it here.

Read More »

Meeting with NY Senator Joseph Addabbo

Chris and Mark and their twins met with New York Senator Joseph Addabbo to ask him to support the marriage bill.

Read More »

Three more New York senators will vote “yes” on marriage

Today, three New York state senators who previously voted against marriage in 2009 announced they will now vote for marriage legislation.

Read More »

 <  1 2 3 4 5 >  Last »