With the leadership of Democratic Governor Eliot Sptizer and Assemblyman Daniel O’Donnell (Rosie’s brother), the New York Assembly approved legislation guaranteeing marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples on June 19. Though not expected to pass the Senate, the historicÂ 85-61 vote,Â makes it clear that New York is following in the steps ofÂ other Northeast states in finally legally recognizing gay relationships. More.
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