All posts for the month May, 2014

It’s official: Love is the law in Pennsylvania!

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It’s official: Love is the law in Pennsylvania! Just moments ago, Governor Corbett announced that he will not be appealing yesterday’s landmark ruling striking down Pennsylvania’s marriage ban! This is a huge relief and means that weeks, months and years of hard work have finally paid off. Now thousands of happy couples in the Keystone […]

BREAKING: Pennsylvania’s marriage ban ruled unconstitutional

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A federal judge just ruled that Pennsylvania’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples is unconstitutional! This is amazing news. The judge did not issue a stay, so same-sex couples will be able to apply for marriage licenses today. To celebrate this momentous ruling, we’re hosting Decision Day rallies all across the state. Click here to join […]

TONIGHT: Join us at a Decision Day Rally!

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We just got word that today, a federal judge is expected to issue a ruling in the landmark lawsuit challenging Pennsylvania’s ban on marriage for same-sex couples. In just a matter of hours, we may very well know the fate of the freedom to marry in Pennsylvania—and we may be closer than ever to securing […]

Meet Pennsylvania Moms: Denise Parke and Olivia Walters

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When I met Denise in 2006, I knew right away it was love. But it wasn’t long after we met that Denise, a member of the Pennsylvania National Guard, left for basic training. It was tough, knowing I couldn’t be near the person I was falling in love. But we wrote letters to each other […]

Meet Pennsylvania Moms: Amy Brown and Robin Emswiler

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Amy Brown met Robin Emswiler when they lived on an Army Base in Washington State. Amy was the pre-school teacher for Robin’s daughter, and the pair quickly fell in love. They joined together as a family soon after, and Amy moved to Pennsylvania, where Robin is from, to be with her. Amy has two sons, […]

Meet Pennsylvania Moms: Julie Miller

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This Mother’s Day will be a completely different one for me. I am the doting, proud, grandmother of 4 exquisite, fantastic, brilliant, kids. Last year at this time I had three from my son and daughter-in-law and was awaiting the birth of our fourth. Everything changed when darling Zivah was born to my daughter and […]

We’re hiring: Marriage campaign organizer

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WHY MARRIAGE MATTERS PENNSYLVANIA JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Marriage Campaign Organizer (Temporary Position) About Why Marriage Matters Pennsylvania Why Marriage Matters Pennsylvania is a grassroots public education campaign to build support for the freedom to marry in Pennsylvania. This campaign is about sharing stories and fostering conversation – showing that every gay and lesbian person is a part […]