Senate takes first step toward gay civil unions

Published On : Tue, Jan 7th, 2014
After more than two years of deliberation, Congress moves forward on Life Partner Agreement, but conservatives promise to oppose gay marriage. In its first session of 2014, Congress took a significant step for gay rights when the Senate approved legislation on same-sex civil union, as emotional supporters cheered and evangelical opponents held up banners with
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Emily McHugh
Emily McHugh
Originally from the U.S., Emily studied journalism at The Evergreen State College before coming to Santiago. Most frequently, she writes about issues of social justice, human rights and the environment. She also enjoys reporting on the arts. Contact her at