Marriage equality bills were launched in both states’ legislatures last week.
In Illinois, a marriage equality bill passed its first vote–in a Senate Executive Committee–8 to 5. But, with a new legislative session set to begin Wednesday, January 9, supporters decided to “go back to square one” rather than try to rush votes in the lame duck legislature.
To subscribe to this blog, use the rss feed on the right, or use the form at right to join our email list. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Or find us on Facebook. We’re also tweeting daily at http://www.twitter.com/gaymarriagewatc.