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06/06/2012

Equality in Washington, if you APPROVE

by Jeremy Hooper

With the ballot battle that we'd always known would happen now confirmed, Slog offers a key reminder for folks engaging in the fight to preserve equality in Washington state:

Here's a quick reminder on the way a referendum works: It simply puts on hold a law passed by the legislature and places that same exact law before voters. A vote to approve the referendum makes the law pass; a vote to reject the marriage law means that marriage equality fails.
Repeat Till You're Blue in Your Big Gay Face: "Approve Referendum 74" [Slog/The Stranger]

Approve the good—prove the inevitable future's early arrival.

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