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Too early to tell if GOP-controlled House will meddle with D.C. affairs, Norton says

Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) said Tuesday night that it was too early to tell whether the new GOP majority in the House of Representatives will take aim at the District's same-sex marriage, medical marijuana or needle exchange laws.

By Washington Post Editors  | November 2, 2010; 10:39 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments
Categories:  Tim Craig, City Life, Congressional Oversight, Eleanor Holmes Norton, same-sex marriage  
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Gay Republicans protest GLAA ratings

Two gay Republicans running for the D.C. Council this year are protesting the Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance candidate rankings that were released Wednesday, which rate the Democratic incumbents higher than their GOP challengers on gay rights issues. The election rankings, distributed to gay voters through the Washington Blade and...

By Tim Craig  | August 26, 2010; 12:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments
Categories:  2010 District Election, D.C. Council, same-sex marriage  
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Court upholds D.C. same-sex marriage law

The D.C. Court of Appeals on Thursday upheld the District's same-sex marriage law, ruling in a 5-4 decision that opponents do not have the right to put the issue before voters.

By Tim Craig  | July 15, 2010; 10:55 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments
Categories:  same-sex marriage  
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Senate rejects attempt to block D.C. same-sex marriage

In its first direct vote on the issue, the U.S. Senate has rejected an amendment to the health care reconciliation bill that would have stopped same-sex marriage in the District until a referendum could be held. Sen. Bob Bennett (R-Utah) had introduced that amendment; the full Senate rejected it early...

By Tim Craig  | March 25, 2010; 12:28 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments
Categories:  Tim Craig, same-sex marriage  
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City hosts first gay weddings

As soon as the first two couples picked up their licenses Tuesday morning from D.C. Superior Court, they ran out of the marriage bureau and headed off to become the first to marry under a new District law legalizing same-sex marriages. Dressed in matching black tuxedos, Jeremy Moon, 31, and...

By Christopher Dean Hopkins  | March 9, 2010; 10:46 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments
Categories:  same-sex marriage  
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Video: The scene at the courthouse

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By Christopher Dean Hopkins  | March 3, 2010; 9:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments
Categories:  same-sex marriage  
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Older Entries in This Category »

D.C. gay marriage: The chatter on Twitter, Christopher Dean Hopkins , March 3, 2010
Utah senator tries to block D.C. same-sex marriage, Anne Bartlett , February 3, 2010
D.C.'s same-sex marriage bill now before Congress, Washington Post Editors , January 11, 2010
GOP Congress members wade into same-sex marriage debate , Washington Post Editors , January 6, 2010
Fenty signs gay marriage bill, Christopher Dean Hopkins , December 18, 2009
Fenty to sign marriage bill at All Souls, Anne Bartlett , December 17, 2009
Fenty to sign same-sex marriage bill, Washington Post Editors , December 17, 2009
D.C. Council approves same-sex marriage 11-2, Christopher Dean Hopkins , December 15, 2009
Excerpts: Post reporter answers gay marriage questions, Christopher Dean Hopkins , December 2, 2009
Post reporter takes your questions on gay marriage in D.C., Christopher Dean Hopkins , December 2, 2009
Under God: Religious leaders team up for social issues fight, Christopher Dean Hopkins , November 20, 2009
Same-sex marriage opponents file lawsuit, Anne Bartlett , November 18, 2009
Committee unveils changes to same-sex bill, Washington Post Editors , November 9, 2009
Local politicos react to Tuesday's election, Washington Post Editors , November 4, 2009
Another vote for same-sex marriage, Washington Post Editors , October 27, 2009
Excerpts: Post Reporter Discusses Gay Marriage Bill, Christopher Dean Hopkins , October 8, 2009
Local GOP Leaders Support Same-Sex Marriage, Anne Bartlett , October 6, 2009
 
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