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Illinois Public Radio - Illinois Public Media News - March 08, 2013

Former Illinois Governors Back GOP Chair Pat Brady

By Alex Keefe

 Illinois republican Chairman Pat Brady

Two former Illinois governors say state Republican party bosses would be wrong to oust the GOP chairman following his public support of same-sex marriage, especially as the party looks ahead to the 2014 governor’s race.




NPR - Illinois Public Media News - March 01, 2013

Administration Asks Supreme Court To End Calif. Gay-Marriage Ban

By Nina Totenberg

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California same-sex couple gets married

The Obama administration has filed a friend of the court brief urging the United States Supreme Court to strike down California's ban on gay marriage. The government is arguing that the state's ban on gay marriage should be struck down as a denial of "equal protection under the law," but it does not call for the abolition of all state bans on same-sex marriage.




Illinois Public Radio - Illinois Public Media News - February 24, 2013

Gay Marriage Flap Could Cost Ill. GOP Chair His Job

By Alex Keefe

 Illinois republican Chairman Pat Brady

Just weeks after the head of the Illinois Republican Party announced his support for same-sex marriage legislation, some state party bosses are moving forward with plans to oust the state GOP leader, the party chairman said Friday afternoon.


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