Marriage EqualitySpreads Without Backlash

ABC News
April 22, 2009

A flurry of state-level activity is dramatically expanding marriage equality in the United States. A court ruling in Iowa and a legislative vote in Vermont made them the third and fourth states to legalize same-sex couples' marriages, and moves are under way for states including New York, Connecticut and New Hampshire to join them soon. Yet beyond the expected condemnation from conservative leaders, the stunning series of events is notable for how little it's reverberated across the national political landscape. [Link]