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 - 315.207.3983Freedom to Marry
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Statement by Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry following the Hawaii State Legislature's passage of House Bill 444, which, when signed by Governor Linda Lingle, will establish civil unions in Hawaii. Wolfson is author of Why Marriage Matters: America, Equality, and Gay People's Right to Marry and was co-counsel in the historic Baehr v. Miike Hawaii case that sparked the national marriage movement.
Statement from Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, on President Obama's directive to the Department of Health and Human Services to create new rules providing same-sex couples hospital visitation and medical decision-making rights in any hospital participating in Medicaid or Medicare.
April 15th marks a deadline that few Americans look forward to - and same-sex couples in particular have reason to dread.
Statement by Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, on the first anniversary of the Iowa Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Varnum v. Brien.
Statement from Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry on the freedom to marry in Washington, D.C.
"Following the Practice of Honoring Marriages, Without Exception"
“New Hampshire Joins Iowa in Reinforcing the Freedom to Marry"
Even in New York State, Which Honors Out-of-State Marriages, Same-Sex Legal Spouse in Civil Union Faces Denial of Workers' Comp
Events Planned Across the Country to Celebrate Victories and Continue the Fight
An Important Show of Support for Gay and Lesbian Americans, But Short of Addressing the Government's Discrimination Against Same-Sex Couples