NH GOP - LYNCH VS. BUCKLEY ON SAME-SEX MARRIAGE

“Governor John Lynch...has said he opposes same-sex marriage...[the same-sex marriage bill is] a big win for Democratic Chairman Ray Buckley, and a New Hampshire politico describes to me ‘insane behind-the-scenes wrangling,’ with two votes switching in the last 24 hours.”

 

POLITICO On The Lynch-Buckley Same-Sex Marriage Feud

 

 

New Hampshire Senate Passes Gay Marriage Bill

POLITICO

Ben Smith

April 29, 2009

 

How fast is this moving?

 

The New Hampshire State Senate just passed a bill making same-sex marriage law -- by a single vote, 13-11.

 

The same bill already passed the House, and now goes to the desk of Governor John Lynch, a Democrat who has said he opposes same-sex marriage, but hasn't said how he'd act on the legislation.

 

Now Hampshire reports that it's a big win for Democratic Chairman Ray Buckley, and a New Hampshire politico describes to me "insane behind-the-scenes wrangling," with two votes switching in the last 24 hours.

 

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