News Gay Legislators to Introduce Gay Marriage Legislation
posted by January 9 at 10:33 AMon
busy, busy getting tomorrow’s paper out, but here’s an exciting announcement from the five gay legislators in Olympia:
Equality for all Washington families
OLYMPIA — Democrats from the state Senate and the House of Representatives will unveil two separate legislative proposals designed to provide equality for all Washington families.
These include a bill to extend domestic partnership benefits to same sex-couples and a bill to extend marriage equality to same-sex couples.
Sen. Ed Murray, D-Seattle, Rep. Joe McDermott, D-West Seattle, Rep. Jim Moeller, D-Vancouver, Rep. Jamie Pedersen, D-Seattle, and Rep. Dave Upthegrove, D-Des Moines will introduce the two proposals.