Rhode Island, USA: Governor Pushes for Marriage Equality

Written by scott on March 5th, 2013

Rhode Island Governor Chafee Calls for Passage of Marriage Equality Bill, Opposes ReferendumRhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee is stepping up to push for marriage equality in his state, HRC reports:

“For everyone in my administration, one of our top priorities is to wake up every day and work to create a climate that will promote economic development, attract the businesses of the future, and produce jobs for our state,” he stated in the op-ed.

The bill is held up in the state Senate, where the democratic leadership opposes it.

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