Maryland couples ring in the new year with marriage equality. ”It’s just so hard to believe it’s happening,” James Scales said just before marrying his partner of 35 years. James and William Tasker were the first couple legally married on Tuesday.
I know of quite a few states that offer this, but here is a link for my home state of Maryland that gives you a list of locations and dates for when you can vote early for this general election. Especially for the people who can’t take a day off of work or just want to avoid lines on election day!
“The ballot language will also be different in Maryland. In the other 32 states where voters have been asked about the issue, the referendum question was phrased so that a vote in favor of the measure was a vote to reject same-sex marriage. In Maryland, ballots will ask the question in the affirmative and will explain that there will be an exemption for religious groups.”