Postedon Oct 11, 2010 at 01:00 pm
On Oct. 10, 2008, the Connecticut Supreme Court legalized marriage for same-sex couples, and since then an estimated 2,500 gay and lesbian couples have traveled here to be joined, generating what one economist calculates has been a $40 million stimulus for restaurants, hotels, wedding photographers and caterers.
Postedon Oct 05, 2010 at 12:30 pm
The anti-marriage equality National Organization for Marriage filed federal court lawsuits in Florida, New York and Rhode Island challenging the states’ campaign finance laws.
The organization has cited the U.S. Constitution’s First Amendment to void restrictions on political advertising and campaign-finance disclosure laws in the three states.
Postedon Sep 30, 2010 at 01:45 pm
New Hampshire Gov. John Lynch’s re-election campaign is bracing for another wave of independent attack ads that it expects will be the biggest to date.
NOM purchased $425,000 in television and radio ads scheduled to begin airing Monday.
Postedon Jul 16, 2010 at 01:54 pm
After a strong start in Maine, New Hampshire celebrates its support for the freedom to marry on the next leg of the “Summer for Marriage” tour.
Postedon Mar 19, 2010 at 11:07 am
Despite some claims that there is almost a 2/3rds majority of support for writing discrimination into its constitution, town by town, New Hampshire said "No" to this obviously coordinated movement to strip the rights away from some of its tax-paying, patriotic citizens.
Postedon Mar 16, 2010 at 09:58 am
Equality wins the popular vote with seventy towns having already rejected the anti-gay resolution.
“Once again the people of New Hampshire have spoken and said we believe in equality and individual liberties and we do not believe in amending our constitution to take away peoples rights” said Mo Baxley , Executive Director of New Hampshire Freedom to Marry.
Postedon Feb 17, 2010 at 10:02 pm
New Hampshire's House has rejected a bill that would have repealed the state's gay marriage law. The House voted 210-109 to kill the bill. And a second measure to define marriage as between a man and a woman was also defeated by a wide margin.
Postedon Feb 17, 2010 at 06:27 pm
Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry made the following statement regarding the vote by New Hampshire House of Representatives rejecting HR1590-FN, a bill that would repeal the freedom to marry, and CACR 28, a resolution seeking to amend the state constitution to restrict marriage: