NY Times Endorses Marriage Equality Ballot Measures
October 31, 2012 by Maureen McCarty, HRC Associate Director of Digital Media
The New York Times has endorsed the marriage equality ballot measures in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington.
The editorial states:
“The freedom to marry is a fundamental right that should not have to be won or defended at the ballot box. In fact, ballot initiatives are a bad way to write or rewrite laws of any kind. Unfortunately, that is the reality of American politics, which is why same-sex marriage measures on the Nov. 6 ballot in Maine, Washington, Maryland and Minnesota could turn out to be pivotal in the struggle for marriage equality.”
Read the endorsement in its entirety at The New York Times.
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