Rhode Island moves toward approval of same-sex marriage
April 24th, 2013
04:49 PM ET
7 years ago

Rhode Island moves toward approval of same-sex marriage

(CNN) - Rhode Island moved toward becoming the 10th state in the nation and the last in New England to approve same-sex marriage after its state Senate voted Wednesday to approve a bill extending marriage rights.

Senators approved the bill 26-12 Wednesday afternoon.


Filed under: Rhode Island • Same-sex marriage
soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Sniffit

    Score another one for sanity.

    April 24, 2013 04:54 pm at 4:54 pm |
  2. California

    Sniffit – You're anything but sane.

    Have A Nice Day!! 🙂

    April 24, 2013 05:51 pm at 5:51 pm |
  3. Kevin1

    America still moving Progessively Forward dispite conservative
    slow walk in to the 21st Century.

    Thank you Rhode Island, keep progessing.

    April 24, 2013 09:42 pm at 9:42 pm |
  4. buongiorno

    hurry up already

    April 24, 2013 09:53 pm at 9:53 pm |
  5. Ed1

    Then they should have only the babies they can make together with no other help let me see that happen.

    Why not civil unions and they would still get everything else a married couple gets except they will never be able to make their own babies.

    April 24, 2013 11:11 pm at 11:11 pm |