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Hundreds Rally for Marriage Equality in Maine: VIDEO

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With just eight weeks to go before the election, Maine supporters of marriage equality are gearing up for a ballot measure that would bring it to their state, and rallied in Portland yesterday. Hundreds turned out, WCSH reports:

The goal was to fire up supporters and shine some attention on the issue. While supporters say things are looking good for their cause right now they know their opponents have not yet taken their best shot at convincing voters to say no on one. On hand to support the effort were Portland's Mayor, a couple of city councilors, members of the clergy, and a same sex couple from Freeport that's been together for 18-years.

Watch their report which includes an interview with Mainers United for Marriage chief Matt McTighe, AFTER THE JUMP...

And visit Mainers United for Marriage online HERE.

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  1. Did you guys realize that most of the attendees at the rally for the opposition of same sex marriage were elderly?You can always count on the elderly to be stuck in the early 1900s and run to the ballot box.As they die off we move forward.

    Posted by: MQ | Sep 11, 2012 8:11:11 AM


  2. Yes we can

    Posted by: Pommie | Sep 11, 2012 8:25:21 AM


  3. :-) This was an amazing news for this years. what a ceremony.. :) by the way .. congratulation and many many best of luck for just married couple.

    Posted by: Dermatint | Sep 17, 2012 1:37:44 AM


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