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.
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Below is a statement from Evan Wolfson, Founder and Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, urging the Wyoming State Legislature to reject a constitutional amendment that passed the House today that would specify that out-of-state marriages of same-sex couples would not be honored in Wyoming.
A statement from Evan Wolfson, Founder and Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, urging the Iowa Legislature to reject a bill introduced today that would harm Iowa families by amending the state constitution to strip away the freedom to marry from same-sex couples and bar other protections for their families.
Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, comments on the Department of Justice’s filing in defense of the so-called “Defense of Marriage Act” (DOMA).
Statement from Freedom to Marry’s Political Director, Sean Eldridge, on President Obama’s remarks about his evolving position on marriage during today’s White House press conference:
Statement from Freedom to Marry’s Political Director, Sean Eldridge, on today’s Senate vote to repeal military discrimination against gay and lesbian service members.
Statement from Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, on Perry v. Schwarzenegger oral argument on December 6, 2010.
Illinois Passes a Welcome Civil Union Bill, Nations Fifth; Freedom to Marry Calls for End to Denial of Marriage Itself
Yesterday, pro-marriage candidates won big across the nation. With the election of new governors in New York and Rhode Island, the re-election of Martin O’Malley in Maryland, and Mark Dayton’s current lead in Minnesota, the leadership needed should be in place to pursue marriage legislation in all four states in 2011.
Marc Solomon, who led the historic campaign to defend the freedom to marry in Massachusetts and currently serves as marriage director for Equality California, will join Freedom to Marry, the campaign to win marriage nationwide, as a senior consultant and key member of its senior team.
Statement from Evan Wolfson, Executive Director of Freedom to Marry, on the second national poll showing a majority of Americans supporting the freedom to marry for same-sex couples.