- NY Senator Roy McDonald for the most quotable quote of all time (on supporting New York’s equal marriage bill):
Well, fuck it, I don’t care what you think. I’m trying to do the right thing.
I would like to have this tattooed on my forehead. Read the awesomeness in its entirety here.
- New Jersey Senate president Stephen Sweeney for admitting:
I made a decision purely based on political calculation to not vote for marriage equality…I failed in my responsibility as majority leader to actually lead. I was wrong.
- New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, who spoke a few weeks ago about the inevitability of marriage equality:
It is not a matter of if, but when. And the question for every New York state law maker is, Do you want to be remembered as a leader on civil rights or an obstructionist?
I believe this is what is known as a rhetorical question, but if you are still unsure, read this.
- The two NY State Senate Republicans who support the equal marriage bill. Who will be the third?