The state house took time out of its agenda to double-down on opposition to marriage equality.
Although liberal legal experts don’t foresee a disaster, they’re also not counting on marriage equality coming to all 50 states.
Organizing for Action, which grew out of the president's reelection campaign, is working to generate support for the cause in Illinois.
The influential group said it released the policy change so that the Supreme Court justices would be able to consider it.
The Supreme Court will soon consider the constitutionality of Proposition 8 in California and the Defense of Marriage Act nationwide.