Resources Related to Minnesota

Pew Poll Finds Growing Support for Freedom to Marry Among Evangelicals, Majority Support Among Youth

A comprehensive Pew poll found majority support for the freedom to marry among young people, college graduates and Catholics, with growing support among all other religious categories.

Party Principles: Support for the Freedom to Marry by State and National Political Parties

A listing of both state and national political parties that have made strong statements in support of the freedom to marry.

Minnesota Census Snapshot

Demographic and economic information about same-sex couples and same-sex couples raising children in Minnesota.

Geographic Trends Among Same-Sex Couples in the U.S. Census and the American Community Survey

Groundbreaking research showing a huge increase in same-sex couples identifying themselves as "unmarried partners".

Unequal Under the Law: 515 Ways Minnesota Laws Discriminate Against Couples and Families

Project 515 presents the 515 different Minnesota laws which same-sex couples and their families are excluded from.

Changing the Debate: Fairness for Committed Couples

A significant gap exists between the fairness Minnesotans value and what actually exists under Minnesota law--at least 515 Minnesota statutes treat gay and lesbian couples in committed relationships unfairly and unequally.