same-sex marriage

Shop Talk – November 19
11:19 am
Tue November 19, 2013

Viewer Upset Over Same-Sex Marriage Video

The Shop Talk panelists discuss why a news report about same-sex marriage might include video of two men kissing.

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Bill Sent to Governor
7:09 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Same-Sex Marriage Coming to Illinois

Credit The Guardian

Supporters of same-sex marriage in Illinois have been pushing hard for legalization for the better part of a year.

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Hopes for a Vote This Week
12:27 pm
Sun November 3, 2013

The Push for Same-Sex Marriage in Illinois

Some of the volunteers making calls during the Macomb phone bank in support of same-sex marriage.
Credit Rich Egger

Supporters of a same-sex marriage bill in Illinois (SB 10) are rallying the troops as state lawmakers prepare for the final week of the veto session.

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Senate Approval
6:25 pm
Thu February 14, 2013

Same-Sex Marriage Bill Advances in Illinois

The Illinois Capitol Building

The Illinois Senate approved same-sex marriage legislation (SB 10) during a vote that was intentionally scheduled for Valentine's Day.

Supporters of same-sex marriage said Illinois law should treat citizens who want to get married equally — regardless of their sexual orientation.

But opponents of the measure said it will outlaw what they call "sincerely held religious beliefs."

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