Supporting Families in New York – Gay Marriage

Gay families are families too.

In a bold move to support families of all shapes and sizes, the New York State legislature recently joined Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Iowa and Washington, D.C., in legally recognizing gay marriage. In our country, states issue marriage licenses in order to grant legal privileges, rights and responsibilities to a spouse in the interest of preserving family unity. Some of these rights include financial benefits in the form of tax incentives to hold the family together, tax free inheritance and social security benefits in the event of the death…

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Gay Marriage is supported by the Young Conservatives

Young Barbara Bush Supports Marriage Equality

The 29 year young Barbara Bush, daughter of George W. Bush shot a video for the Human Rights campaign urging New Yorkers to support marriage equality regardless of sexual orientation. According to a recent poll by CNN, the generational divide on the issue is clear.   58% of 18 to 34 year old respondents support same sex marriage 42% of 35 to 49 year old respondents support same sex marriage. 41% of 50 to 64 year old respondents support same sex marriage. Only 24% of American’s 65 and older support…

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Protecting Families and Marriage | The Gay Marriage Debate

In the debate about same-sex marriage, opponents of gay marriage make the claim they are “protecting traditional marriage.” Yet, divorce is the most common result of the break down of marriage, but where are the throngs of people leading the charge to change divorce law, making it harder to obtain, and only for solid reasons? Yes, the greatest threat to marriage is divorce, and we don’t hear the same protectors of marriage working to modify divorce law. Of course divorce is a necessary option in cases of abuse and infidelity,…

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