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12/15/2009

D.C. history: Don't miss it

by Jeremy Hooper

The second and final D.C. council vote on marriage equality is about to go down. Watch live:

D.C. Council

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*SEE ALSO: HRC Backstory, Michael Crawford, and LawDork (Chris Geidner) are all on site.

**UPDATE, 2:38PM: The vote is in: 11-2!!!!!!!!!!! Now on to Mayor Fenty's desk, and then a 30-day congressional review period. Then a major step towards equality, right in our President and Congress' backyard!

Historic.

**UPDATE: Here's the archived video (courtesy of OCT-TV), for those who missed it:

Part 1:

Part2:

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Your thoughts

They are still blabbing about tax abatement for a condo complex on Georgia Avenue.

Posted by: Mykelb | Dec 15, 2009 1:01:00 PM

Jeremy @ 1:05PM: We should be next

Jeremy @ 1:09PM: They just adjourned until 1:25, at which point they should begin the marriage discussion.

Posted by: G-A-Y | Dec 15, 2009 1:05:53 PM

LEED. Green building.

Come on, council, the gays are ANTSY.

And gays already know about green building, and we support it, fergodssake, do this business when GAYS AREN'T ANTSY.

Posted by: Break the Terror (Evan) | Dec 15, 2009 1:38:36 PM

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