Republican support for the freedom to marry continues rapid growth

This week, United States Senator Susan Collins from Maine became the fourth Republican Senator to announce her support for the freedom to marry for same-sex couples, mirroring the growing national support for marriage among conservative groups.

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Young Conservatives begins national tour to remove anti-gay language from GOP platform

Today Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry begins a national tour in key 2016 swing states as part of its "Reform the Platform" initiative to strike anti-gay language from the national GOP platform.

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CNN’s Margaret Hoover introduces Evan Wolfson at ‘Cheers to 10 Years’ event

This week, at Freedom to Marry's Cheers to 10 Years event celebrating the tenth anniversary of the first marriages between same-sex couples in the United States, CNN political contributor Margaret Hoover joined marriage supporters to talk about why marriage matters.

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San Diego Mayor Faulconer (R) signs on as chair of Mayors for the Freedom to Marry

This week, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer became the newest chair of Mayors for the Freedom to Marry, a coalition of nearly 400 mayors from across the country who support marriage for same-sex couples.

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Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry release memo on Republican support of marriage

Today Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry released a memo outlining recent support of the freedom to marry within the Republican party, including strong Republican polling; vocal support among GOP lawmakers in the states; and the lack of opposition to marriage from Republican electoral candidates.

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Top Republican figure John Bolton supports the freedom to marry

This week, John Bolton, who served as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations in 2005 and 2006, expressed that he is considering making a run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 - and that he supports the freedom to marry for same-sex couples.

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Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry expands with new members, video campaign

Today, dozens of new conservative voices joined Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry, the campaign to amplify and build support for ending the exclusion of same-sex couples among young conservatives across the United States.

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Rhode Island Senate Republican Caucus unanimously supports marriage bill

Today, on the day that the Senate Judiciary Committee in Rhode Island will vote on legislation that would extend the freedom to marry to same-sex couples, all of the members of the Senate Republican Caucus in Rhode Island announced their support for the marriage bill. The caucus is now the first legislative caucus of any political party in any state to unanimously support the freedom to marry.

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Republican National Committee passes resolution against the freedom to marry

Today, the Republican National Committee approved a resolution reaffirming its stance against the freedom to marry for same-sex couples, even despite vocal opposition from a growing number of young conservatives who embrace the freedom to marry and view it as a core conservative value.

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Young Conservatives denounce RNC resolution against the freedom to marry

The leadership committee for Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry published a letter this morning denouncing the draft of an RNC resolution that includes language excluding same-sex couples from marriage.

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