Gay Marriage

10:08 pm
Thu April 11, 2013

New House Resolution seeks to re-assert state authority, curtail Federal Government power

Representative Mark Brody

A recent House resolution, filed two days ago, seeks to re-affirm the authority of the tenth amendment and states’ rights.  If the measure is approved by both chambers and the Governor, the Republican-sponsored resolution would demand that the President and Congress stop whittling away at state sovereignty.

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10:46 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

NC gay marriage foe sends message to Supreme Court

Duncan Lock, Dflock; wikimedia commons

A North Carolina group opposed to gay marriage has filed an Amicus Brief with the US Supreme Court.  The move puts North Carolina's gay marriage ban back squarely in spotlight.  Last May, North Carolinians went to the polls to vote on Amendment One, which would effectively ban gay marriage in the state's constitution.  Tami Fitzgerald is Executive Director of the North Carolina Values Coalition, the group that spearheaded the effort to pass the amendment.

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3:44 pm
Tue March 6, 2012

Anti-Marriage Amendment Rally Draws Crowd in Wilmington

About 100 people attended the Race to the Ballot final rally in Wilmington's Riverfront Park on Friday, March 2.
Wilmington Faith and Values

On the North Carolina primary ballot in May, voters will see an amendment defining marriage between one man and one woman as the only domestic legal union recognized in the state.

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3:30 pm
Tue February 21, 2012

Faith Groups Mobilize For and Against Marriage Amendment

Faith-based advocacy groups are mobilizing statewide campaigns on both sides of the debate surrounding a marriage amendment that will appear on the May 8th primary ballot.

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