The Illinois Senate approved the measure last February, but the measure has stalled in the House. About a dozen votes are still needed.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois has hired Pat Brady’s lobbying firm to push for same-sex marriage legislation in the Illinois House of Representatives.
The state’s high court heard arguments in February on a challenge to a Missouri law that denied survivor benefits to the same-sex partner of a Highway Patrol officer who died in the line of duty.
Supporters of same-sex marriage legalization say they’ll keep pressure on General Assembly.
The local religious communities are reacting differently to the Supreme Court ruling that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act.
A national conference has recommended that The Community of Christ Church change its policies on same-sex issues.
Bernard Cherkasov says Kirk is influential among moderate Republicans, but it’s his argument itself that’s compelling.
What will the court hear today?
Although public opinion on this topic has been consistent for the last few months, it has changed markedly from as recently as a year ago.
CBS’ Andrew Cohen spoke with us today.