Somber Minnesota House sends gay marriage amendment to voters

May 21, 2011 at 8:05 pm in Duluth News Tribune

Voices broke with emotion Saturday night as Minnesota representatives engaged in a quiet and serious debate over gay marriage. Powerful speeches brought out hitherto unrevealed personal histories and brought tears to many eyes before the House voted 70-62 to allow Minnesotans to vote on defining marriage as between a man and a woman. Continue Reading