Breaking: Hawaii Senate Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill!

After two decades of attempts, moments ago Hawaii moved one huge step forward toward extending marriage to all same-sex couples. The Senate voted on a same-sex marriage bill, passing it by a vote of 20-4.

“This is a defining moment in all of our careers. And we should embrace it,” Democratic Senator Clayton Hee, a 60-year old educator and native Hawaiian told his colleagues. “There should be no legal distinction between same-sex couples and opposite-sex couples under the laws of this state.”

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via Breaking: Hawaii Senate Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill | The New Civil Rights Movement.

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