Civil Union Bill Approved in Colorado Senate
April 25 2012 7:27 PM ET

Civil Union Bill Approved in Colorado Senate

Michelle Garcia

The Colorado state senate approved a civil unions bill on its second reading Wednesday. A third and final senate vote will take place before the legislation heads to the Republican-majority House.

NOM Joins Marriage Equality Fight in Maine
April 23 2012 7:44 PM ET

NOM Joins Marriage Equality Fight in Maine

Josh Hinkle

The National Organization for Marriage has joined forces with the Christian Civic League of Maine to oppose the state's marriage equality referendum.

Cincinnati Newspaper Stops Presses After F Bomb Mess
April 23 2012 3:55 PM ET

Cincinnati Newspaper Stops Presses After 'F Bomb' Mess

Neal Broverman

But the not 'F bomb' gays are accustomed to hearing.

Amendment One Opponents Have Momentum Need Money
April 23 2012 12:00 PM ET

Amendment One Opponents: Have Momentum, Need Money

Julie Bolcer

Opponents of Amendment One, the constitutional amendment that would ban same-sex marriage in North Carolina, say their campaign is “winnable,” but they need people around the country to focus on the May 8 vote.

NAACP Leader Chapter Speaks Out Against Amendment 1
April 18 2012 5:56 PM ET

North Carolina: Local NAACP Chapter Speaks Out

Josh Hinkle

The Reverend William Barber, president of the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP, spoke out against the state's proposed antigay measure, Amendment One.

ROUNDUP NCs Amendment One
April 16 2012 9:00 PM ET

North Carolina: Pressure Mounts as Voting Day Draws Near

Josh Hinkle

With the vote just around the corner, the final arguments and fundraising pitches are starting to be made by both sides.

Opponents of Marriage Equality Think Their Marriage is Stable
April 16 2012 3:37 PM ET

Superiority Complex? Right-Wingers Say Their Marriages Aren't Threatened

Josh Hinkle

A new study this month reports that many opponents of marriage equality believe their marriage will be unaffected by same-sex weddings. It's other people's marriages they're worried about.

Rob Reiner Marriage Equality Is Coming
April 10 2012 2:59 PM ET

Rob Reiner: Marriage Equality Is Coming

Trudy Ring

While the fight is far from over, the momentum is in favor of marriage equality, the filmmaker-activist tells talk show host Stephanie Miller — and someday people will find the denial of rights “ridiculous.”

Rick Warren God Opposes Marriage Equality
April 09 2012 2:07 PM ET

Rick Warren: God Opposes Marriage Equality

Trudy Ring

On ABC’s This Week, the megachurch leader told Jake Tapper he would never drop his opposition to same-sex marriage because, he claims, the Bible reserves the union for heterosexual couples.

Mayors Not for Marriage
February 23 2012 5:00 AM ET

A Most-Wanted List: Mayors Not for Marriage

Josh Hinkle

Big names such as Rahm Emanuel and Michael Bloomberg signed a marriage equality pledge from Freedom to Marry. But mayors of 25 of the nation's 50 most populous cities still haven't followed suit.

Chris Gregoire Reflects on a Marriage Milestone
February 15 2012 8:00 AM ET

Chris Gregoire Reflects on a Marriage Milestone


The Washington governor speaks to The Advocate about sweet victory in her state while offering subtle advice on marriage equality for the ever-evolving president.

Walkers Ruling Appears Unshakeable After Latest Prop 8 Hearing
December 08 2011 9:10 PM ET

Judges Seem Skeptical of Bias by Walker in Prop. 8 Hearing

Neal Broverman

A ruling is expected soon regarding the constitutionality of California's Proposition 8. 

November 01 2011 12:17 PM ET

Jeanne Shaheen on Marriage Equality, Military Benefits


“I’m very disappointed with the actions of the legislature — and I’m hopeful that they will not be successful,” the New Hampshire senator (pictured left) said of a push to repeal marriage equality in her state.