Gay Marriage http://whqr.org en New House Resolution seeks to re-assert state authority, curtail Federal Government power http://whqr.org/post/new-house-resolution-seeks-re-assert-state-authority-curtail-federal-government-power <p>A recent House resolution, filed two days ago, seeks to re-affirm the authority of the tenth amendment and states’ rights.&nbsp; 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.<br> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 02:08:09 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 34693 at http://whqr.org New House Resolution seeks to re-assert state authority, curtail Federal Government power NC gay marriage foe sends message to Supreme Court http://whqr.org/post/nc-gay-marriage-foe-sends-message-supreme-court <p></p><p>A North Carolina group opposed to gay marriage has filed an Amicus Brief with the US Supreme Court.&nbsp; The move puts North Carolina's gay marriage ban back squarely in spotlight.&nbsp; Last May, North Carolinians went to the polls to vote on Amendment One, which would effectively ban gay marriage in the state's constitution.&nbsp; Tami Fitzgerald is Executive Director of the North Carolina Values Coalition, the group that spearheaded the effort to pass the amendment.</p><p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 03:46:18 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 31011 at http://whqr.org NC gay marriage foe sends message to Supreme Court Anti-Marriage Amendment Rally Draws Crowd in Wilmington http://whqr.org/post/anti-marriage-amendment-rally-draws-crowd-wilmington <p>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.</p><p> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 20:44:01 +0000 Amanda Greene 12712 at http://whqr.org Anti-Marriage Amendment Rally Draws Crowd in Wilmington Faith Groups Mobilize For and Against Marriage Amendment http://whqr.org/post/faith-groups-mobilize-and-against-marriage-amendment <p>Faith-based advocacy groups are mobilizing statewide campaigns on both sides of the debate surrounding a marriage amendment that will appear on the May 8<sup>th</sup> primary ballot.</p><p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 20:30:57 +0000 Amanda Greene 11938 at http://whqr.org Faith Groups Mobilize For and Against Marriage Amendment