Same-Sex Marriage

President Obama Statement on Hawaii Legislature

The White House released the following statement after the Hawaii State Legislature voted to legalize same-sex marriage. I want to congratulate the Hawaii State Legislature on passing legislation in support of marriage equality. With today‚Äôs vote, Hawaii joins a growing number of states that recognize that our gay and lesbian […]

Justice Allows Same-Sex Marriages to Continue

Justice Anthony Kennedy has denied a request to put back a stay on same-sex marriages in California. This is the latest development in the Hollingsworth v. Perry case that the Supreme Court decided this week. In that case, which regarded California’s Proposition 8, the Court found that the defenders of […]