Gay Marriage Operative In MN Takes National JobThe man who led the successful effort to legalize gay marriage in Minnesota has taken a top job with a group pushing to make it legal in more U.S. states. New York-based Freedom to Marry raises funds and works on strategies for same-sex marriage drives nationwide.
Group Works To Protect Gay-Marriage Supporting LawmakersA Minnesota group that formed to defeat a gay marriage ban, and successfully lobby for legalizing same-sex marriage, is taking another political step today: Defending lawmakers who voted yes on gay marriage.
PAC Stands By Lawmakers Who Passed Gay MarriageOn Wednesday, lawmakers who took a risk by supporting the bill are getting some political help. A political action committee has formed just for them, as lawmakers who voted yes might need help to get re-elected -- some admitted the vote might have hurt them back home.
Minn. Marriage Equality Group To Live On As PACWith gay marriage soon to be the law of Minnesota, the political group that led the push to pass it will live on as a political action committee to help legislators who voted for it. Minnesotans United announced its next step Wednesday.
Minnesotans Speak Out As House Prepares For Marriage VoteMinnesota could be on the verge of becoming the 12th state in the country to allow two men or two women to marry each other. On Thursday, the full Minnesota House will take up the same-sex marriage bill.
Gay Marriage Supporters Back Change To BillThe leader of the group lobbying for gay marriage at Minnesota's Capitol said Wednesday he supports a proposed change to the bill that could make it easier for Republicans to support.
Group Says Opponents Compared GLBT Movement To Nazis, Again One side of the gay marriage debate in Minnesota says its opponents are again using language not suitable for a respectful conversation on the topic.
Religious Leaders Divided On MN Gay Marriage AmendmentMore than 100 religious leaders Thursday launched an effort to defeat a proposed constitutional amendment in Minnesota to define marriage as the union of a man and a woman.