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Is Gay Marriage Coming to Illinois?

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The logo for ILove, a group advocating for marriage equality in Illinois.

The logo for ILove, a group advocating for marriage equality in Illinois.

Earlier this year, state senator Heather Steans introduced a bill during the lame duck congressional session that would legalize gay marriage. She didn't have the votes, and then the term expired. Now, with the Democrats firmly in control of the state house and senate, she's putting the bill up for another vote. But its passage is not a sure thing. Steans joined us to discuss her bill, and working with Republicans.