Of course, the decision was far from unanimous among New Yorkers. The state’s Roman Catholic archbishop expressed disapproval of the law on a radio show.
Oregonian activists also responded. While Basic Rights Oregon has been upfront about its plan to overturn Oregon’s same-sex marriage ban in 2012, Oregon Family Council has expressed confidence in upholding it.
Do you have strong feelings for or against same-sex marriage in Oregon? Does New York’s new marriage law have local implications?
- Jeana Frazzini: Executive director of Basic Rights Oregon
- Dennis Tuuri: Director of the Parents Education Association