Markell Supports Legalizing Gay Marriage in Del.

Governor Jack Markell supports legalizing gay marriage in Delaware

Friday, Mar 2, 2012  |  Updated 5:18 PM EDT
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Markell Supports Legalizing Gay Marriage in Del.

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Democratic Gov. Jack Markell supports legalizing gay marriage in Delaware.

After Maryland's governor signed a bill this week allowing gay marriage in that state, a spokeswoman for Markell said Friday that he supports gay marriage in Delaware, although he believes the state should focus for now on implementing a same-sex civil union law that took effect in January.

Opponents of the civil union legislation argued last year that it was a prelude to establishing same-sex marriage in Delaware.

 

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