If the Governor Will Veto Your Marriage Equality Bill, Why Bother?

By: Wednesday January 25, 2012 11:16 am

Earlier this week New Jersey’s Senate Judiciary Committee approved the marriage equality bill (S1) with an 8 to 4 vote. Shortly thereafter Governor Chris Christie (R) reiterated his earlier promise that he will veto the bill should it reach his desk. At a press conference after the Judiciary Committee’s historic vote, a reporter asked Senate [...]

NJ Marriage Equality Bill to Be Introduced Today at 1 PM

By: Monday January 9, 2012 10:05 am

New Jersey’s marriage equality bill is being reintroduced with the strong support of the leaders of the state Senate and Assembly. A news conference with legislative leaders is planned for 1 PM today in Committee Room 1 at the State House in Trenton. From Garden State Equality: In a dramatic news conference today, the day [...]

Reactions to the New Jersey marriage bill defeat

By: Thursday January 7, 2010 4:58 pm

H/t Blue Jersey for providing Steven Goldstein’s (Garden State Equality) response.  This isn’t over.  The 14-20 vote against marriage equality isn’t the final word on the issue.  We’re going back to court. With today’s vote in the state Senate, the New Jersey legislature defaulted on its constitutional obligation to provide same-sex couples in New Jersey [...]

New Jersey to-do list for Wednesday and Thursday

By: Wednesday January 6, 2010 1:54 am

Here is what Garden State Equality is asking you to do to help support the Senate’s Thursday vote on the marriage equality bill. As you know, the state Senate votes Thursday on the marriage equality bill – it’s the vote of a lifetime.  Please join us Thursday in Trenton at 10:30 am or earlier. This [...]

NOM recycles its garbage in New Jersey, Garden State Equality responds

By: Tuesday November 24, 2009 8:33 pm

This morning I got an email from NOM’s Brian Brown stating that NOM had launched a $500,000 voter outreach campaign to make sure “New Jerseyans” know what’s going on in Trenton.  The campaign features a radio ad called “Give Me a Break”, which can be heard here.  Below is the script provided by NOM, but [...]

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