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Freedom to Marry is the leading campaign working to win marriage nationwide. We work with a diverse range of partner organizations and supporters from across the country to end the exclusion of same-sex couples from the responsibilities, protections, and commitment of marriage. To learn more about Freedom to Marry, visit About Us.

Reporters looking for a factual breakdown of marriage and relationship recognition laws for same-sex couples in the U.S. can visit our "Where State Laws Stand" webpage.

For press inquires and further information, contact:

Angela Dallara, Media Relations Manager - angela [at] freedomtomarry.org - 315.207.3983

Freedom to Marry
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New York, NY 10011
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Press Releases

Hawaii Governor Signs Civil Union into Law; Next End Exclusion from Marriage Itself

2/23/2011

A statement from Evan Wolfson, Founder and President of Freedom to Marry, the campaign to win marriage nationwide, applauding Governor Abercrombie’s signing of the law creating civil union for same-sex couples in Hawaii. Wolfson was co-counsel in the landmark Hawaii marriage case, Baehr v. Miike, which in the 1990s launched the current nationwide conversation around the freedom to marry.

President Calls for Heightened Scrutiny in DOMA Litigations; DOJ Will Not Defend Discriminatory Law

2/23/2011

Freedom to Marry Receives Global Action Award

2/17/2011

Freedom to Marry is honored with a Global Action Award and Freedom to Marry’s Marc Solomon gives the keynote speech at the inaugural Global Action Forum and Awards Gala.

Freedom to Marry Calls on Indiana Legislature to Reject Attacks on Gay Families

2/15/2011

A statement from Evan Wolfson, Founder and President of Freedom to Marry, urging the Indiana State Senate to reject House Joint Resolution 6, a constitutional amendment passed in the House today that would ban not only marriage, but any measure of protections or support for same-sex couples and their families in Indiana.

Hawaii Legislature Again Passes Civil Union Bill

2/11/2011

Below is a statement from Evan Wolfson, Founder and President of Freedom to Marry, the campaign to win marriage nationwide, on the passage of a bill that once approved by the State Senate would create civil union for same-sex couples in Hawaii. Wolfson was co-counsel in the landmark Hawaii marriage case, Baehr v. Miike, which in the 1990s launched the current nationwide conversation around the freedom to marry.

Freedom to Marry Launches $10 Million Public Education Campaign on Valentine’s Day

2/9/2011

Today, Freedom to Marry announced the launch of “Why Marriage Matters,” the largest-ever national public education campaign aimed at increasing majority support for ending the exclusion of same-sex couples from marriage.

Freedom to Marry Commends Governor on Signing Civil Union Bill, Calls for End to Denial of Marriage

1/31/2011

Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, comments on today’s signing of the Illinois Religious Freedom Protections and Civil Unions Act by Governor Quinn.

Poll Affirms New Yorkers’ Support for the Freedom to Marry for Same-Sex Couples

1/27/2011

Evan Wolfson's statement on today's Quinnipac poll affirming that a majority of New Yorkers, 56 percent, support the freedom to marry for same-sex couples.

Freedom to Marry’s Political Director on the MD Religious Freedom & Civil Marriage Protection Act

1/25/2011

Freedom to Marry's Political Director Sean Eldridge delivered the following remarks at press conference on January 25, calling for swift passage of the Religious Freedom & Civil Marriage Protection Act.

Freedom to Marry Calls on Maryland Legislature to Swiftly Pass Marriage Bill

1/25/2011

With the Religious Freedom & Civil Marriage Protection Act introduced today in the Maryland State Legislature, Freedom to Marry, the campaign to win marriage nationwide, calls for its swift approval.

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