Defending the family

Nationís Capital On The Verge Of Passing Homosexual Marriage

(Washington Times) - D.C. Council member David A. Catania on Tuesday introduced a long-awaited bill that would allow same-sex couples to marry in the District.

If the legislation is passed, the city would join Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, and Iowa in performing the unions. New Hampshire is scheduled to begin performing same-sex marriages in 2010, while Maine voters will consider the issue in a ballot initiative in November.

D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty has said he would sign the legislation if it is passed. The bill was co-introduced by 10 of the 13 council members, virtually assuring passage.

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