USA, Arkansas: Marriage Equality Initiative Starts Collecting Signatures Today

Written by scott on January 19th, 2014

ArkansasA petition drive to legalize marriage equality in Arkansas got off the ground yesterday.

5 News reports:

Supporters will start collecting the signatures on the steps of the Arkansas State Capitol, in Little Rock. Officials said AIME will have to collect signatures from 10 percent of the number of voters in the next gubernatorial race for the state of Arkansas (2014), and supporters must also collect 5 percent of the number of voters in 15 different counties from around the state by the middle of 2016, in order to be placed on the ballot for that year.

Another red state, another fight for marriage equality. Amazing times.

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