gay marriage

Hillary Clinton Announces Support For Gay Marriage
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is announcing her support for gay marriage. In an online video released Monday, Clinton says gays and lesbians deserve “the rights of citizenship.” She says “that includes marriage.” Clinton’…
Obama: Economy, Not Gay Marriage, Will Decide Vote
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says it is “hard to say” whether his new stance supporting same sex marriage will hurt his re-election. He says there’s a major difference between himself and Republican challenger Mitt Romney on the issue, but says the economy wil…
Long-Awaited Ruling On CA Gay Marriage Ban Due
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Supporters and opponents of California’s ban on same-sex marriage were anxiously awaiting a federal appeals court decision Tuesday on whether the voter-approved measure violates the civil rights of gay men and lesbians. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit C…
Gay Couples Begin Marrying in New York
At 12:01am Sunday morning, Kitty Lambert and Cheryle Rudd — together for more than a decade with 12 grandchildren between them — became the first gay couple to marry in New York state. As hundreds of supporters cheered, Lambert, 54, and Rudd, 53, exchanged vows in front of Niagara Fall…