gay marriage http://ripr.org en Same-Sex Couples Don’t Waste Time to get License in Cranston http://ripr.org/post/same-sex-couples-don-t-waste-time-get-license-cranston <p>Same-sex couples are saying “I Do” and applying for marriage licenses across the state. Rhode Island and Minnesota are the 12<sup>th</sup> and 13<sup>th</sup> states in the country legalizing gay marriage.</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 16:03:57 +0000 Catherine Welch 19362 at http://ripr.org Same-Sex Couples Don’t Waste Time to get License in Cranston The economic benefits to RI of DOMA repeal and same gender marriage http://ripr.org/post/economic-benefits-ri-doma-repeal-and-same-gender-marriage <p>When Gov. Lincoln Chafee and gay marriage advocates two years ago touted its economic benefits for Rhode Island they were widely disparaged. RIPR political analyst Scott MacKay explains why Chafee and his allies may well be right.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 19:08:07 +0000 Scott MacKay 17607 at http://ripr.org