Finally, for Christ's sake, Rhode Island passes the two necessary bills to formalize marriage equality. Gov. Chafee promises 5:45 PM signing. The House backs up the Senate by 56 to 15. When he signs, it's a done, regional deal. Ten states for fairness and love.
Let's not do the what-took-you-so-long thing! RI has danced around same-sex marriage for years, accepting Massachusetts marriages, offering benefits, yadda yadda. We await only te
Now New England is a jolly family of fairness.
RI same-sex marriages begin August. 1.