A hearing on DC's marriage equality bill will be held on Monday, October 26 in the 5th floor Council Chambers of the Wilson Building (1350 Pennsylvania Ave NW.)
This is a crucial opportunity for us to make the case for ending marriage discrimination against gay and lesbian families.
Those who wish to testify should contact legislative clerk Ms. Deborah Kelly by phone at (202) 724-7808, by fax at (202) 724-6664 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Thursday, October 22, 2009.
DC for Marriage, Campaign for All DC Families, Gay District, GLAA, Gertrude Stein Democratic Club, and Human Rights Campaign are holding a training on October 20th 7pm-9pm at 1640 Rhode Island Ave, NW. Come learn about best practices for testifying and work with us to draft and prepare your testimony. To sign up for the training, go here: