Spotlight AG Holder: Feds recognize Utah’s same-sex marriages

Holder: Feds recognize Utah’s same-sex marriages >By Steve Benen | 01/10/14 02:29 PM | MSNBC | The legal status of same-sex married couples in Utah has become a little murky in recent days. Attorney General Eric Holder tried to bring some clarity to the issue this afternoon. Last month, a federal court struck down Utah’s ban on marriage equality, immediately opening the door to equal-marriage rights statewide. Roughly 1,300 couples […]

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Your tipsheet: Marriage equality

>Stephanie Cutter, BarackObama.com [info@barackobama.com]|Sat 5/12/2012 2:58 PM | Friends — President Obama took a historic stand for equality this week. It’s one of the defining moments of his presidency, and an emotional moment for me personally. I’ve heard from many folks over the past few days who are proud to have a leader who believes that all people in loving, committed relationships should be able to marry their partner. The […]

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Marriage equality

>Debbie Wasserman Schultz [democraticparty@democrats.org] |Thu 5/10/2012 4:30 PM | Friends — “I think same-sex couples should be able to get married.” That’s what our President said yesterday afternoon, and with it, made history. Let’s show that we’re right there with him: Add your name alongside other Democrats in support of marriage equality today. The President made clear that he’s always stood up for LGBT rights — whether in fighting to […]

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Marriage equality

>Debbie Wasserman Schultz [democraticparty@democrats.org] |Thu 5/10/2012 4:30 PM | Friends — “I think same-sex couples should be able to get married.” That’s what our President said yesterday afternoon, and with it, made history. Let’s show that we’re right there with him: Add your name alongside other Democrats in support of marriage equality today. The President made clear that he’s always stood up for LGBT rights — whether in fighting to […]

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