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Governor pushes for same-sex marriage law


Republican leaders are warning that a push for same-sex marriage legislation will worsen the already difficult legislative session that begins next week, but Gov. Christine Gregoire says she isn’t going to let potential turmoil stand in her way.

“I’m going to do everything to make sure it gets done this legislative session,” the governor declared last Thursday during the annual Associated Press legislative preview at the state Capitol.

“We are big boys and girls here,” the governor added.” We can accept the responsibility to do what is right. It may be a difficult issue, but it can be discussed thoughtfully and deliberatively and it can be discussed respectfully.”

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DOLLY writes:

I personal am not interested in same sex marriage, but I do beleive evryone should be happy... and if thats what makes them happy so be it.


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