Washington United for Marriage: Town halls
Mar 06, 2012 at 04:08 pm
Friend-The campaign to defend the freedom to marry in Washington is gearing up!This week, Washington United for Marriage, a broad statewide coalition of groups working to win marriage, is hosting town halls in communities around the state. Town halls are the perfect chance for supporters like you to take ownership of this campaign by helping to share and develop what it will take to ensure that Washington approves Referendum 74 on the ballot this November.It’s going to take all of us to win this. Will you attend a town hall in your community this week?Winning on the ballot won’t be easy, but we can and we will succeed. The town halls will give you the tools you need to move marriage forward in your community. The campaign staff will give crucial campaign updates and share cutting-edge tactics proven to be effective in building support for marriage.Washington became the seventh state to pass a marriage bill because of thousands of people like you who took action, shared your stories, and demonstrated to state legislators why marriage matters to gay and lesbian couples and their families.Freedom to Marry is a key member of Washington United for Marriage. Members of our staff have been on the ground helping to shape the messaging strategy and build the campaign to defend the bill at the November ballot.Now it’s up to us to ensure that Washington becomes the first state to defend marriage on the ballot this November.
Join supporters of the freedom to marry at a town hall in your community to learn how you can be a part of this historic campaign.Thanks for all you’re doing,Evan WolfsonFounder and President, Freedom to Marry