As midnight arrived in New Jersey, so did marriage equality, making it the 14th state.
The New Jersey Supreme Court declines to delay an order for same-sex marriages to begin in the Garden State.
Even if one of Chris Christie's own children came out as LGBT, he still would not support marriage equality, he said.
Republican governor Chris Christie filed an emergency appeal with the New Jersey Supreme Court Thursday, asking the court to delay the start of marriage equality until his appeal in an ongoing state court challenge is resolved. If the Supreme Court denies Christie's request, same-sex marriages could begin October 21.
N.J. state senator Barbara Buono, Chris Christie's gubernatorial opponent, told the governor that her daughter 'is not a political agenda' during a Tuesday debate.
The N.J. governor told the customer that marriage equality is not a human rights issue and reiterated his stance that voters should decide.
A new ad for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's Democratic opponent, Barbara Buono, doubles as an endorsement for marriage equality.