Bil Browning

Will Illinois Pass Marriage Equality Today?

Filed By Bil Browning | May 31, 2013 12:30 PM | comments

Filed in: Marriage Equality, Politics
Tags: Illinois, legislative session, marriage equality

While the rumor mill says that Illinois Governor Pat Quinn may call state legislators back to the Capitol for a special session, the push is on for the state House of Representatives to pass marriage equality today - the last day of the legislative session.

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The measure has already passed the state senate and Governor Quinn has said he'd sign it into law. Quinn has pushed for passage, but it remains uncertain whether or not there are enough votes to pass it.

We'll keep you updated as the story progresses throughout the day. For a live stream of the Illinois House chambers, click here.


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