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Tuesday, June 10, 2008

The signature campaigns

Posted By on Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 6:15 AM

In a roundup on various efforts to put initiated acts on the ballot, Stephens Media reports that the drive will be close on the anti-gay measure that would make foster parenting and adoption harder for all in Arkansas. I hope they make the ballot. It will be expensive and emotional, but a defeat of this mean-spirited effort to coalesce electoral politics around the bloody shirt of homophobia would be a signal victory in the war for tolerance.

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