MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Another recognizable group is taking a stance on Minnesota’s proposed marriage amendment.
Musicians with the Minnesota Orchestra voted to take a public stand in opposition to the amendment.READ MORE: How Are Wild Turkeys Able To Thrive In The Twin Cities?
The amendment intends to constitutionally limit the definition of marriage in Minnesota as solely being the union between one man and one woman.
The question will be on this fall’s general election ballot.READ MORE: Minnesota To Offer Gift Cards, Scholarship Drawings As Vaccination Incentives For Kids
A number of other corporations and businesses have also recently released statements indicating their opposition to the proposed amendment, including General Mills, St Jude Medical and Carlson Companies.
Also, the First Avenue nightclub in Minneapolis recently posted a billboard near Target Field with the message: “Don’t limit the freedom to marry.”MORE NEWS: Father Of 2's Dying Wish Sets Up Future Cancer Patients' Families With Healing Flats
On Tuesday, the Minnesota Supreme Court will begin hearing augments about the wording of both the marriage amendment as well as the amendment to require voter identification.