Shortly after Delaware passed marriage equality yesterday, Governor Jack Markell signed the bill, because, he said, "I do not intend to make any of you wait one moment longer."
He also joined a Google+ hangout to discuss the signing.
Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...
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After several hours of debate in which Senator Karen Peterson came out of the closet on the floor, the Delaware Senate voted 12-9 today to approve HB75, a bill legalizing same-sex marriage.
Governor Jack Markell will sign the bill at 5:30 pm today in Legislative Hall. On July 1, same-sex couples can begin applying for marriage licenses.
Delaware will become the 11th state (along with D.C.) to have marriage equality.
LISTEN to the roll call vote and celebration, AFTER THE JUMP...
UPDATE: THE BILL IS SIGNED!
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