Big Wins For Equality
[caption id="attachment_1577" align="alignright" width="200"] Tammy Baldwin[/caption] At Equality Virginia, we were on the edge of our seats last night. Check out these big wins for the movement.
- Tammy Baldwin was elected the first openly gay senator in U.S. history.
- Maine and Maryland became the first states to affirm equality with a public vote become the seventh and eighth states to allow marriage.
- Washington is projected to join Maine and Maryland in allowing all couples to wed.
- Minnesota voted against Amendment 1 that would have defined marriage between one man and one woman.
- And…President Obama, the first president to support marriage equality, is re-elected.